Statewide Analysis of Bicycle Crashes

The goal of this research project is to conduct a comprehensive study to improve bicycle safety in Florida. The specific project objectives include the following: (1) Review and summarize existing literature on bicycle safety, including methods to identify bicycle hot spots, and findings on bicycle crash causes, crash contributing factors, and potential countermeasures. (2) Identify specific contributing causes and patterns of bicycle crashes. (3) Identify and analyze bicycle hot spots for crash causes and potential countermeasures. (4) Develop Florida-specific Crash Modification Factors (CMFs) to assess the safety effects of common engineering treatments on bicycle safety.

    Language

    • English

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $150000
    • Contract Numbers:

      BDV29 977-23

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Florida Department of Transportation

      Research Center
      605 Suwannee Street MS-30
      Tallahassee, FL  United States  32399-0450
    • Project Managers:

      Santos, Joseph

      Davis, Shaun

    • Performing Organizations:

      Florida International University

      10555 W. Flagler Street
      Room 3602
      Miami, FL  United States  33172
    • Principal Investigators:

      Alluri, Priyanka

    • Start Date: 20150916
    • Expected Completion Date: 20161130
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01575969
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Florida Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: BDV29 977-23
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Sep 17 2015 10:53AM