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List of Acronyms

AASHTO – American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials

ALDOT – Alabama Department of Transportation

CMF – Crash Modification Factor

CVSP – Commercial Vehicle Safety Plan

DOT – State Department of Transportation (a general term used to describe the state agency that is responsible for the design and maintenance of the state transportation highway network)

FDOT – Florida Department of Transportation

FHWA – Federal Highway Administration

HSM – Highway Safety Manual

HSIP – Highway Safety Improvement Program

HSP – State Section 402 Highway Safety Plan and Annual Performance Plan

IHSDM – Interactive Highway Safety Design Model

NCHRP – National Cooperative Highway Research Program

NCDOT – North Carolina Department of Transportation

NEPA – National Environmental Policy Act of 1969

SHSP – Strategic Highway Safety Plan

SPFs – Safety Performance Functions

TRB – Transportation Research Board