TRAINING PROGRAM FOR ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION AND CODING IN THE NATIONAL CRASH SEVERITY STUDY

An accident investigation and coding training program for personnel in the National Crash Severity Study is described in this report. The program was a two-day session for working investigators in that study. Two training films, one on scene investigation and one on vehicle evaluation, were also produced. Major emphasis in the program was on scene investigation and documentation, vehicle evaluation and documentation, rating the Collision Deformation Classification and AIS/OIC injury scales, photography, and use of the CRASH program.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Calspan Field Services, Incorporated

    P.O. Box 400, 4455 Genesee Street
    Buffalo, NY  United States  14225

    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • GARRETT, J W
  • Publication Date: 1978-6

Media Info

  • Pagination: 100 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00313101
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: CALSPAN-ZP-6003-V-3 Final Rpt., DOT-HS-805-202
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-6-01442
  • Files: NTIS, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM