PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OF CHART, AN INCIDENT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM, IN 1997

This report is an assessment of the effectiveness of the Maryland CHART program, focusing on its incident management program. It first presents an analysis of incident characteristics. This is followed by a section on detection efficiency and effectiveness. The efficiency of incident response and management is then discussed. The benefits received form the incident management efforts through CHART are discussed. The assessment concludes that incident duration was reduced by 35% as a result of CHART operations in 1997.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Publication Date: 2000 CHART Program, State Highway Administration of Maryland, Hanover MD Remarks: Available in PDF format at the CHART Website
  • Corporate Authors:

    Maryland State Highway Administration

    2323 West Joppa Road
    Brooklandville, MD  United States  21022

    University of Maryland, College Park

    Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
    College Park, MD  United States  20742
  • Authors:
    • Chang, Gang-Len
    • Shrestha, Deepak
    • Pont-Du-Jour, Jean Yves
  • Publication Date: 2000

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Pagination: v, i, 28 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00801344
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: UC Berkeley Transportation Library
  • Files: PATH, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Nov 7 2000 12:00AM