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OFFICE OF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT, AND TECHNOLOGY AT THE TURNER-FAIRBANK HIGHWAY RESEARCH CENTER

Development of Crash Modification Factors

Project Information

Project ID:
FHWA-PROJ-12-0067
Project Abstract:

Under Development of Crash Modification Factors (DCMF), Task A; develop reliable crash modification factors. (2) 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 other tasks as required.

Goals

This study will:

  • Develop scientific and reliable crash modification factors for low-cost to high-cost priority safety improvements.
  • Advance highway safety research for before/after evaluation by finding new statistical methodologies and improving existing ones.
  • Conduct crash modification factors (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.
  • Others as identified. 
Research HUB ID:
7840
Project Status:
Completed
Project Funding Amount (Contract Award Amount):
$4,044,028.00
Start Date:
End Date:
Public Access Plan:
No
Grant/Contract ID:
  • DTFH6113D00001
FHWA Program Area:
  • Safety
FHWA AMRP Program:
  • Safety Data and Analysis
FHWA Activity:
  • Development of Crash Modification Factors Program

Contact Information

First Name:
Roya
Last Name:
Amjadi
Phone Number:
(202) 493-3383
Email Address:
Team:
Safety Data and Analysis Team
Office:
Office of Safety Research and Development
Office Code:
HRDS-20

Management Organizations

Performing Organization

Organization Role:
Performing Organization
Organization:
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.