Trucks Involved in Fatal Accidents Factbook 2007

This document presents aggregate statistics on trucks involved in traffic accidents in 2007. The statistics are derived from the Trucks Involved in Fatal Accidents (TIFA) file, compiled by the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute. The TIFA database provides coverage of all medium and heavy trucks recorded in the Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) file. TIFA combines vehicle, accident, and occupant records from FARS with information about the physical configuration and operating authority of the truck from the TIFA survey.

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    University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute

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    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

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  • Authors:
    • Jarossi, Linda
    • Matteson, Anne
    • Woodrooffe, John
  • Publication Date: 2010-1


  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Web
  • Features: Figures; Tables;
  • Pagination: 102p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01153490
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTRI-2010-4
  • Contract Numbers: DTMC75-06-H-00003
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Mar 19 2010 10:41AM