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    • Senior Mobility Awareness Symposium Brief 

      Antin, Jonathan F. (Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013)
      Researchers at the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) hosted a symposium designed to increase awareness of the mobility challenges faced by seniors and offer state-of-the-art solutions to those individuals who ...
    • Supporting CMV Driver Distraction Outreach Efforts: Letter Report Summary 

      Morgan, Justin F.; Flintsch, Alejandra M.; Blanco, Myra; Hanowski, Richard J.; Fitchett, Vikki L.; Fitzgerald, Hollie E.; Radlbeck, Joshua (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2015-04-08)
      The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) CMV Driving Tips website (https://cms.fmcsa.dot.gov/safety/driver-safety/cmv-driving-tips-overview) is a source for information on safety and practical driving tips ...
    • A survey of light-vehicle driver education programs to determine the prevalence of curriculum on sharing the road with heavy vehicles : final report 

      Baker, Stephanie Ann; Schaudt, William A.; Freed, J. C.; Toole, Laura (Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2011-12-01)
      Light-vehicle driver education programs that contain content about heavy-vehicle operation may be helpful in reducing light-vehicle/heavy-vehicle interactions. However, it is unclear as to the extent of current state ...
    • A Survey of Motorcyclists: Data for Research Design and Instrumentation 

      Williams, Vicki Higginbotham; McLaughlin, Shane B. (Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2013-03-01)
      The results of a survey of 424 motorcyclists are presented in order to provide information for motorcycle safety research. Survey questions address topics related to rider demographics, riding experience (years, mileage, ...
    • Tips for Sharing the Road with Commercial Motor Vehicles: A Web-Based Approach 

      Dunn, Naomi J.; Baker, Stephanie A.; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2016-01-11)
      This report documents the Tips for Sharing the Road with Commercial Motor Vehicles website (http://www.cmvroadsharing.org). The website was created by the National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence to ...
    • Towards developing a US-EU common distracted driving taxonomy : updating a naturalistic driving data coding approach 

      Hanowski, Richard J. (Virginia Tech. Virginia Tech Transportation Institute, 2011-12-07)
      Naturalistic video data reduction is a process of identifying information from video and putting it into a format that can be analyzed. Developing a sufficiently detailed event coding scheme is critical to this process. ...
    • Transportation Research Today: The NSTSCE Quarterly Newsletter 

      Tidwell, Scott; Fitchett, Vikki L.; Blanco, Myra (National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence, 2015-11-02)
      The National Surface Transportation Safety Center for Excellence (NSTSCE) newsletter, Transportation Research Today, was published quarterly from January 2014 to October 2014. The newsletter described NSTSCE research and ...
    • Using Functional Classification to Enhance Naturalistic Driving Data Crash/Near Crash Algorithms 

      Sudweeks, Jeremy D. (2015-01-20)
      A persistent challenge in using naturalistic driving data is identifying events of interest from a large data set in a cost-effective manner. A common approach to this problem is to develop kinematic thresholds against ...