Science and Engineering Integrated Research Facility for Human Factors in Rural Traffic Safety

The purpose of this project is to better understand and address driver-related factors in rural traffic fatalities by expanding capabilities of WTI's current research facilities. Through a grant awarded by the M. J. Charitable Trust, Western Transportation Institute (WTI) will instrument a vehicle fleet for naturalistic studies of rural traffic safety human factors and field tests of rural traffic safety interventions.


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  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $495000.00
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  • Sponsor Organizations:

    M J Murdock Charitable Trust

    703 Broadway, Ste 710
    Vancouver, Washington  United States  98660
  • Project Managers:

    Van Zytveld, John

  • Performing Organizations:

    Western Transportation Institute

    Montana State University
    P.O. Box 174250
    Bozeman, MT  United States  59717-4250
  • Principal Investigators:

    Ward, Nic

  • Start Date: 20081120
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20101231
  • Source Data: RiP Project 21822

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01462118
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Western Transportation Institute
  • Contract Numbers: 4W2462
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 1:58PM