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Confounding Factors of Commercial Motor Vehicles in Safety Critical Events
Recent quasi-experimental commercial motor vehicle (CMV) driver hours-of-service (HOS) studies published through the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) in 2011 readily identified consistent increases in crash odds as driving time increased. These studies identified time-on-task as a significant indicator of ...
Understanding Truck Parking Behavior and Choice of Commercial Motor Vehicle Operators: Impacts on Roadway Safety
It is nationally recognized that commercial motor vehicle (CMV) operators often cannot find adequate and safe parking for rest purposes. This is especially true for the Pacific Northwest, where high-use corridor rest areas are experiencing demand for truck parking that exceeds capacity. These rest areas are intended for ...