Traffic Safety Evaluation of Nighttime and Daytime Work Zones

The objectives of this research are to (1) determine the crash rates for nighttime and daytime work zones, (2) determine the nature of traffic-related crashes in nighttime and daytime work zones and identify similarities and differences, (3) develop management practices that promote safety and mobility in nighttime and daytime work zones, and (4) develop work-zone crash reporting recommendations to further improve the data collected on work-zone crashes.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $500000.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 17-30

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

    444 North Capitol Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

    Transportation Research Board
    500 Fifth Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20001
  • Project Managers:

    Niessner, Charles

  • Performing Organizations:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    Faculty Exchange Box H
    College Station, TX  United States  77843
  • Principal Investigators:

    Ullman, Gerald

  • Start Date: 20040501
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20080731
  • Source Data: RiP Project 9006

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01460819
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 17-30
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:33PM