Impact of Driver Compensation on CMV Safety

The objective of this study is to examine the relationship between driver compensation (i.e., pay by the mile or hour) and safety. This study will survey carriers to determine how they compensate their drivers and what impact their compensation package has on safety.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Program information: Produce Safer Drivers.


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  • Status: Active
  • Contract Numbers:



  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Department of Transportation

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

    Hallquist, Theresa

  • Performing Organizations:

    Street Legal Industries

    Oak Ridge, TN  United States 
  • Principal Investigators:

    Bisese, Patrick

  • Start Date: 20120929
  • Expected Completion Date: 0
  • Actual Completion Date: 20150928
  • Source Data: RiP Project 35401

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01494429
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Department of Transportation
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-12-F-00042, GS-10F00101K
  • Files: RiP
  • Created Date: Sep 26 2013 1:01AM