Safe Systems

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...

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)...

Safe Systems and Vision Zero

SafeTREC research in progress

Explore our current research projects on Safe Sytems and Vision Zero.

A Framework for the Protective Features of a Safe System

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 provided by the system. Despite the increasing consensus that this needs to be thought of as a systems problem, the considerations for each of these layers of protection are...

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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SafeTREC at Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting 2020

January 31, 2020

This year SafeTREC faculty, staff and graduate students joined over 13,000 transportation professionals from around the world at the Transportation Research Board 99th Annual Meeting from January 16-20, 2020 in Washington, D.C. Our team had the opportunity to present some of our latest transportation safety research, participate in various events, workshops and activities, and connect with alum. Enjoy our round-up of selected photos to share what we were up to at #TRBAM!

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Save the Date for Safety Sunday @TRB 2020: January 12, 2020

December 19, 2019

Headed to the 2020 Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting this year? Interested in learning more about the latest safety-related research topics?

The Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety (CSCRS) is hosting Safety Sunday @TRB, an evening for safety conversations and networking on Sunday, January 12, 2020. Drop by and join the conversation with Offer Grembek, SafeTREC co-director/CSCRS associate director and other University...