Naturalistic Driving Study (Data Analysis)

This study will determine whether driving hour is related to increased crash risk and assess fatigue and distraction as it relates to crash risk. The study will also analyze the data to answer questions regarding risk of SCEs, including: •Hands-free and handheld cell phone use. •Tasks in which drivers engage prior to involvement in SCEs. •Environmental conditions. •Eyes off forward roadway. •Driver drowsiness. •Time-on-task.

Language

  • English

Project

  • Status: Active
  • Funding: $1,799,676
  • Contract Numbers:

    DTMC7514D00011L-7007

  • Sponsor Organizations:

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

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

    Department of Transportation

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

    Hallquist, Theresa

  • Performing Organizations:

    Virginia Tech Transportation Institute

    3500 Transportation Research Plaza
    Blacksburg, Virginia  United States  24061
  • Start Date: 20160920
  • Expected Completion Date: 20180919
  • Actual Completion Date: 0

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01656492
  • Record Type: Research project
  • Source Agency: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC7514D00011L-7007
  • Files: RiP, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 17 2018 1:15PM