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Highway Safety Information System (HSIS)-VI

Project Information

Project ID: 
FHWA-PROJ-06-0003
Project Status: 
Active
Start Date: 
Thursday, December 1, 2011
End Date: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
FHWA Topics: 
Safety--Data and Analysis Tools; Highway-Railroad Grade Crossing
TRT Terms: 
Safety; Highway Traffic Control; Research; Evaluation; Collisions; Highway Safety
FHWA Discipline: 
Safety
TRB Subject Area: 
Data and Information Technology, Highways, Research

Contact Information

First Name: 
Ana
Last Name: 
Eigen
Telephone: 
(202) 493-3260
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. These 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.