Onboard Monitoring System Field Operational Test

OBMS devices (provided by SmartDrive), were installed on approximately 200 vehicles across two commercial trucking fleets and two bus companies to determine whether an OBMS reduces at-risk behavior among commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers and improves driver safety performance. In addition, to collect more than 30 million miles of naturalistic large truck driving data to support future CMV safety research efforts.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $1,353,500
  • Contract Numbers:

    DTMC75-14-D-00011L-7007

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Managing Organizations:

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Project Managers:

    Walker, Martin

  • Performing Organizations:

    Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

    3500 Transportation Research Plaza
    Blacksburg, Virginia  United States  24061
  • Start Date: 20091000
  • Expected Completion Date: 20150927
  • Actual Completion Date: 20150900

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01592625
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-14-D-00011L-7007
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 3 2016 1:58PM