Creative Strategies (SCAMPER The Speed Bump problem!! (S (Substitute …
Disney Creative Strategy
Series of pictures
Arrows connect thoughts
Effective for product creation
Problem focused Bulk ideas
Focus group comprised of Motorists
Focus group comprised of Pedestrians
Do speed bumps help pedestrians?
Do they effect pedestrians?
Do pedestrians feel safer in areas with speed bumps?
Focus group comprised of Cyclists
De Bono 6 Thinking hats
The Speed Bump problem!!
Local authority reports
Residents opt for the use of speed bumps
Statistics on accidents before and after speed bumps are fitted
Do speed bumps slow down drivers
If there is the chance that they could damage a car well then drivers should slow down
I hate speed bumps
They damage my vehicle
They are counter productive, If drivers are in a rush they will speed worse in-between bumps to try get to destination quicker
Don't mind them!
Drivers tend to slow down in residential areas where speed bumps are installed
They save lives
Better than hurting someone
Reward drivers for driving slowly
Cornstarch in rubber bladders react to impact speed
Use a life sized jack in the box holding a shotgun!
Emergency siren activated by speed detector!
Water based paint balls shot at car
Thinking about thinking
Make the road a safer place fore everyone
Help people get to their destination!
Is public transport a better option!
Are speed bumps the problem or are they the solution?
Is there a reason nobody else has done it already!
Is it really a good Idea?
Is there a better way of slowing down traffic?
Is it just your opinion!
Have you asked the right people?
Motorists! Pedestrians! The elderly! Parents! Residents!
Have you asked the right questions?
Are speed bumps a problem?
Or is it human nature we are fighting?
I don't mind having to slow down but don't damage my vehicle in doing so
Cost! Time! Money! Damage!
Pull it appart
Does It Work?
They do slow down traffic but typically traffic speeds up again in between bumps!
Can It Be Made Better?
There always seems to be room for improvement!
The Speed Bump problem!!
What Else Could be Used Instead of Speed Bumps?
Speed Camera Lottery
Below speed limit, free lottery ticket
Too Fast- Speeding fine feeds weekly lottery
3D Images on the Road!
Non-Newtonian Liquid Inside A Rubber Bladder eg; cornstarch
Speed Camera with Rumple strips
Off Set Barriers with Rumple Strips
Does it need to be a bump?
Potholes Slow down drivers
Change it's shape
Change it's size
Paint it it reflective paint
Put To Other Uses
Can a speed bump be used for other tasks?
What does a speed bump consist of?
What happens if they are abolished?
Does it need to be one solid bump?
What about less severe bumps more often?
Pro's Vs Con's
:forbidden: :warning: creativity blocks
Have you developed tunnel vision!
Don't be afraid!
There are no wrong answers!!
Ask for help
Don't wait for somebody else to fix the problem!
THE SPEED BUMP PROBLEM??? All thought processes are in Yellow Branches