Naturalistic Driving Study (Data Analysis)

The 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: $179,9676
    • 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
    • Files: RiP, USDOT
    • Created Date: Jan 17 2018 1:15PM