Performance-Based Testing of Driving Skills/Capabilities

This study involved four parts: (1) a literature review on the current research of the risks of older drivers and associated data; (2) an analysis of Motor Carrier Management Information System (MCMIS) data to retrieve crashes and Commercial Driver's License Information System (CDLIS) data to retrieve driver age; (3) a data collection and analysis of carrier crash records, driver age, critical reason assigned to the crash, and vehicle miles traveled; and (4) an assessment of the need for a performance-based test.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Completed
  • Funding: $284,672
  • Contract Numbers:

    DTMC75-14-A00004

  • 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:

    Maineway Services

    10 Tamarack Drive
    Fryeburg, ME  United States  04037
  • Start Date: 20150930
  • Expected Completion Date: 20170929
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01592626
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-14-A00004
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 3 2016 2:27PM