Statistical data are presented on all 1976 motor-carrier accidents involving interstate, foreign, or intrastate operations which resulted in a death of a human being, or bodily injury requiring medical treatment away from the scene, or total property damage aggregating $2000 or more (either actual or estimated costs). Tables and graphs are arranged according to the following scheme: statistical summary, geographic summary; who (carrier, personnel and trip involvement); what (vehicle and cargo information), where (location and roadway environment); when (coincidental environment); and how (the accident itself).

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the SAE Congress and Exposition, Detroit, 27 February-3 March 1978.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    Bureau of Motor Carrier Safety, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 1977

Media Info

  • Pagination: 74 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00395877
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-025 490U
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1985 12:00AM