Analysis of Speeding-Related Fatal Motor Vehicle Traffic Crashes

This study analyzes speeding-related motor vehicle traffic fatal crashes using the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA's) Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS). Of interest are characteristics of drivers that are speeding as well as the extent of this problem in the states. The analysis is presented along major categories of interest that are likely to affect speeding like environmental, behavioral and vehicle-related factors. A separate section discusses the extent of speeding-related crashes by state.


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Media Info

  • Media Type: Print
  • Edition: Technical Report
  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 73p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01008874
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-809 839
  • Created Date: Nov 16 2005 10:59AM