Construction Project Accident Models

Analysis and identification of work zone traffic accidents, with particular attention to the occurrence and mitigation of rear-end vehicle accidents. The analysis and reporting of data, in a useful format, responds to Department needs that have developed since project C-01-61 was conducted. Desired Outcome: Analysis and identification of work zone traffic accidents, with particular attention to the occurrence and mitigation of rear-end vehicle accidents. The study will address using various data sources including traffic count data, road network geometry, vehicle, driver information, and construction contracts, work zone duration, variations in intensity of work, and meteorological database. Analyzing additional information resources to those used in project C-01-61 will provide a product that the Department can use to have safer work zones that will produce valuable information for safer work zones.

    Language

    • English

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $27000.00
    • Sponsor Organizations:

      New York State Department of Transportation

      50 Wolf Road
      Albany, NY  United States  12232
    • Start Date: 20070715
    • Expected Completion Date: 0
    • Actual Completion Date: 20071231
    • Source Data: RiP Project 13365

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01460393
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: New York State Department of Transportation
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:24PM