Advanced Crash Avoidance Technologies Program (ACAT) I - Volvo-Ford-UMTRI Project

The Volvo Cars, Ford Motor Company, and the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) Advanced Crash Avoidance Technologies (ACAT) I project team is focused on unsafe lane departures. This research will investigate the development of a safety impact methodology that can estimate the safety benefits of lane departure countermeasures. The results of this research will verify if a safety impact methodology for the estimate of lane departure countermeasure safety benefits is feasible.


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  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $1880000.00
  • Contract Numbers:


  • Sponsor Organizations:

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, D.C.  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Harding, John

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  • Start Date: 20070101
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20090731
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35144

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01490677
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTNH22-06-H-00068
  • Files: RIP
  • Created Date: Aug 29 2013 1:01AM