CMF / CRF Details

CMF ID: 10078

Upgrade existing markings to wet-reflective pavement markings

Description: This strategy involves upgrading existing markings from standard marking materials to wet-reflective markings applied as paint, tape, or thermoplastic material.

Prior Condition: No Prior Condition(s)

Category: Delineation

Study: Safety Effects of Wet-Weather Pavement Markings, Park et al., 2019

Star Quality Rating: 4 Stars   [View score details]
Rating Points Total: 130
Crash Modification Factor (CMF)
Value: 0.466
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 0.119
Crash Reduction Factor (CRF)
Value: 53.4   (This value indicates a decrease in crashes)
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 11.9
Crash Type: Wet road
Crash Severity: K (fatal),A (serious injury),B (minor injury),C (possible injury)
Roadway Types: Not specified
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Crash Weather: Wet road
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Area Type: Not specified
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Time of Day: Night
If countermeasure is intersection-based
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Development Details
Date Range of Data Used: 2011 to 2017
Municipality: Atlanta District
State: TX
Country: USA
Type of Methodology Used: Before/after using empirical Bayes or full Bayes
Sample Size (crashes): 18 crashes after
Sample Size (sites): 131 sites before, 131 sites after
Sample Size (miles): 629.7 miles before, 629.7 miles after
Other Details
Included in Highway Safety Manual? No
Date Added to Clearinghouse: Mar-23-2020