DATA ANALYSIS OF THE SPEED-RELATED CRASH ISSUE

This article uses the most recent data available to examine the size of the "speeding problem" in the United States. Speeding has been recognized for decades as a significant, and highly complex, safety issue. In this paper, the authors examine information pertaining to crash avoidance and severity as well as related crash characteristics--alcohol, vehicle type, roadway condition, etc. Of particular interest is the use of an innovative methodology to estimate the economic impact of speed-related crashes.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Government Printing Office

    Superintendent of Documents
    Washington, DC  United States  20402-9325
  • Authors:
    • BOWIE, N N
    • Walz, M
  • Publication Date: 1994

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 31-38
  • Serial:
    • AUTO & TRAFFIC SAFETY
    • Volume: 1
    • Issue Number: 2
    • Publisher: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00664523
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, ATRI
  • Created Date: Aug 29 1994 12:00AM