Safe System

New article in the ITE Journal: The Transportation Safety Pandemic

September 4, 2020
"The good news is we already have the vaccine for the transportation safety pandemic. We just must choose to use it."

How can we apply the critical lessons we are learning from the COVID19 pandemic to change our thinking and approach to transportation safety? In the Cover of the September issue of the ITE JournalSeptember issue of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) Journal, co-authors...

SafeTREC Co-Director Offer Grembek talks about Safe Systems & Speed with the Vision Zero Network

July 21, 2020

This month, SafeTREC Co-Director and Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS) Associate Director Offer Grembek was featured in "Talking with Offer Grembek, Transportation Researcher, about Safe Systems & Speed" the latest entry of the Vision Zero Network's People Behind the Progress Series. In this conversation...

Structures of Stakeholder Relationships in Making Road Safety Decisions

R1: Structures of Stakeholder Relationships in Making Road Safety Decisions
Research Team:

Principal Investigator
Seth LaJeunesse
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Co-Principal Investigator
Steve Marshall
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Co-Investigator
Jill F. Cooper
University of California, Berkeley

Funding Organization:

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)


Summary

Traffic fatalities on U.S....

Linking Crash and Post-Crash Data

R12: Linking Crash and Post-Crash Data
Research Team

Prinicipal Investigator
David R. Ragland
University of California, Berkeley

Co-Investigator
Chris Cherry
University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)


Summary

This project addresses two different but important issues in California. One is to provide a more accurate picture of traffic injuries in California by utilizing medical data to fill in...

A Framework for the Protective Features of a Safe System

R24: Developing a Framework to Combine the Different Protective Features of a Safe System
Research Team

Principal Investigator
Offer Grembek
University of California, Berkeley


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)


Summary Transportation safety professionals strive to build a system on which no street user can be severally or fatality injured on. To accomplish such a safe system, it is necessary to effectively harness all the core protective opportunities...

Completing the Picture of Traffic Injuries

R4: Completing the Picture of Traffic Injuries: Understanding Data Needs and Opportunities for road Safety
Research Team

Principal Investigator
Chris Cherry
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Co-Investigators
Eric Dumbaugh
Florida Atlantic University

Louis Merlin
Florida Atlantic University

David R. Ragland
University of California, Berkeley

Laura Sandt
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety...

CSCRS Clearinghouse for Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety-Related Data

R14: Creating a CSCRS Clearinghouse for Bicyclist and Pedestrian Safety-Related Data, Phase 1: Inventory & Framework
Research Team

Prinicipal Investigator
Krista Nordback
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Co-Investigators
Wes Kumfer
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Seth LaJeunesse
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Julia Griswold
University of California, Berkeley


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)...

Understanding Micromobility Safety Behavior

R26: Understanding Micromobility Safety Behavior and Standardizing Safety Metrics for Transportation System Integration
Research Team

Principal Investigator
Christopher Cherry
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Co-Principal Investigators
Laura Sandt
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Susan Shaheen
University of California, Berkeley


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)


Summary...

An Enhanced Systemic Approach to Safety

R2: An Enhanced Systemic Approach to Safety
Research Team:

Principal Investigator
Offer Grembek
University of California, Berkeley

Co-Investigator
Libby Thomas
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill


Funding Organization

Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS)


Summary

The traditional, transportation safety management approach involves the identification of crash hotspots, in which public agencies prioritize locations eligible for safety...

Register now for the NaTMEC 2020 Conference

January 30, 2020

Early Registration for the National Travel Monitoring Exposition and Conference (NaTMEC) 2020 ends on February 17, 2020. Don't miss this opportunity to save as much as $75 on your meeting registration!

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