Research for AASHTO Standing Committee on Highways. Task 267. Potential for Saving Lives with Various Countermeasures to Meet AASHTO's New Safety Goal

This research will follow up with member departments to identify which of the various strategies that have been applied have had the biggest pay-off in reducing the number of fatalities. It will also make estimates of the potential for lives saved through advances in motor vehicles over the next two decades either through market forces or NHTSA regulations.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Contract Numbers:

    Project 20-07, Task

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590

    American Association of State Highway & Transportation Officials

    444 North Capitol Street, NW, Suite 225
    Washington, DC    20001

    National Cooperative Highway Research Program

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

    Niessner, Charles

  • Performing Organizations:

    University of North Carolina, Charlotte

    Highway Safety Research Center
    Charlotte, NC  USA  27190
  • Principal Investigators:

    Carter, Daniel

  • Start Date: 20081016
  • Actual Completion Date: 20090731
  • Source Data: RiP Project 20891

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01464276
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: National Cooperative Highway Research Program
  • Contract Numbers: Project 20-07, Task
  • Files: TRB, RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 3 2013 2:39PM