Methodology to Predict the Safety Performance of Urban and Suburban Arterials

The objective of this project is to develop a methodology that predicts the safety performance of the various elements (e.g., lane width, shoulder width, use of curbs) considered in planning, design, and operation of non-limited-access urban and suburban arterials.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $1096043.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 17-26

  • 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:

    Midwest Research Institute

    425 Volker Boulevard
    Kansas City, MO  United States  64110-2299
  • Principal Investigators:

    Harwood, Douglas

  • Start Date: 20030602
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20080331
  • Source Data: RiP Project 8580

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01460853
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 17-26
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:33PM