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Project ID:FHWA-PROJ-09-0090
Project Name: Rural Safety Innovation Program – Delta Regional Transportation Development Program
Status: Active
Contact:
Last Name:Amjadi
First Name:Roya
Telephone:202-493-3383
E-mail:roya.amjadi@dot.gov
Office: Office of Safety Research and Development
Team:Safety Management Team
Project Description:The Rural Safety Innovation Program (RSIP) is one of several key programs under the U.S. Department of Transportation's (USDOT’s) Rural Safety Initiative. Overall, the goal of the initiative is to improve safety on rural roads, resulting in a decrease in the loss of lives and injuries. The focus of this project is safety improvement projects undertaken by nine highway agencies. This evaluation will focus on three elements: (1) Determine the effectiveness of the specific countermeasures being implemented.(2) Conduct a qualitative assessment of the implementation experience of the grantees to facilitate a “lessons learned” discussion.(3) Assess the quantitative impact of the projects in improving safety.
Start Date: October 11, 2009
End Date: April 30, 2014
Goals:Develop crash modification factors for innovative safety improvements.
Test Methodology: Statistical
Expected Benefits:Estimation of safety improvements.
Deliverables:Name: Technical Report
Product Type(s): Research report, Techbrief, Technical report
Description: Technical Report
Keywords: Rural Areas
Safety
Innovative
Roads
Research
Collisions
Subject Areas: Research