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Project Information
Project ID:   FHWA-PROJ-12-0067
Project Name:   Development of Crash Modification Factors
Project Status:   Active
Start Date:  November 16, 2012
End Date:  November 16, 2017
Contact Information
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 Data and Analysis Team [HRDS-20]
Program:   Safety Innovation Deployment
Project detail
Roadmap/Focus area(s):   Intersections
Project Description:   Under DCMF, Task A; Develop reliable crash modification factors.Under DCMF, Task B; finding new statistical methodologies and improving existing ones, conduct CMFs Gap analysis, research needs, and stakeholder meetings, Determine high priority national safety concerns and their corresponding focus states for systemic safety improvements and evaluations, and others tasks as required
Product Type:   Techbrief
Technical report
White paper
Test Methodology:   Statistical
Expected Benefits:   Reduced crash frequency and severity.
Deliverables:   Technical Report and TechBriefs for combination of edgeline and shoulderline rumble stripWhite Paper for finding new statistical methodologies and improving the existing ones for highway safety evaluations.
FHWA Topics:   Safety--Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety
TRT Terms:   Collisions
Safety Factors
Costs
Safety
Research
Highways
Maintenance
FHWA Disciplines:   Pavement and Materials
Planning
Safety
Subject Areas:   Highways
Maintenance and Preservation
Pedestrians and Bicyclists
Pavements
Research
Transportation (General)

 

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