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Highway Safety Information System (HSIS) V

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-06-0002
Project Status: 
Completed
Start Date: 
Friday, May 26, 2006
End Date: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2011
FHWA Topics: 
Safety--Data and Analysis Tools; Highway-Railroad Grade Crossing
TRT Terms: 
Research, Safety, Evaluation; Collisions; Highway Safety; Highway Traffic Control
FHWA Discipline: 
Safety
TRB Subject Area: 
Data and Information Technology, Highways, Research

Contact Information

First Name: 
Carol
Last Name: 
Tan
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3315
Email Address: 
Team: 
Safety Data and Analysis Team
Office:
Office of Safety Research and Development
Office Code: 
HRDS-20

Project Details

Project Description: 

The Highway Safety Information System is a multistate database that contains crash, roadway inventory, and traffic volume data for a select group of States. The data are available to be used for the study of highway safety.

Goals

The Highway Safety Information System is used in support of the Federal Highway Administration safety research program and to provide input to the program and policy decisions. The Highway Safety Information System is also available to analysts conducting research under the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, university researchers, and others involved in the study of highway safety.

Deliverables

Deliverable Name: 
Data and evaluations of safety improvements
Deliverable Type: 
Data
Deliverable Description: 
This deliverable involves extracting State crash, geometric, and traffic files. Reports and summaries of safety effectiveness and evaluations for highway safety improvements will also be prepared. Other Information: http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/research/safety/10024/index.cfm http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/research/safety/10039/index.cfm
Deliverable Name: 
Safety Effects of Horizontal Curve and Grade Combinations
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
MRIGlobal Project No. 110495.01.005, Subcontract for HSIS-V under contract No. DTFH61-06-000013, Draft Final Report.
Deliverable Name: 
Safety Evaluation of Discontinuing Late Night Flash Operations at Signalized Intersections
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
Draft report.
Deliverable Name: 
Safety Effects of Intersection Angle Data Acquisition Report
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
Draft report.
Deliverable Name: 
HSIS Multistate Safety Improvements Database: A Summary Report
Deliverable Type: 
Research report or guidelines
Deliverable Description: 
Draft report prepared by subcontractor Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc. (VHB).