Research on the Safety Impacts of Speed Limiter Device Installations on Commercial Motor Vehicles

This project will identify and assess the impacts of speed limiters (SL) implemented on a motor carrier in fleet operations. It will also determine how the impacts may be related to safety through a reduction in the number and/or severity of crashes, and/or address operational issues.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program information: Improve Safety of CMVs

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $407691.00
  • Contract Numbers:

    DTMC75-08-A-00001

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Department of Transportation

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC    20590
  • Project Managers:

    Alvarez, Albert

  • Performing Organizations:

    Maineway Services

    10 Tamarack Drive
    Fryeburg, ME  United States  04037
  • Principal Investigators:

    Bergoffen, Gene

  • Start Date: 20090223
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20100710
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35018

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01489632
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-08-A-00001
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Aug 14 2013 1:00AM