CMF / CRF Details

CMF ID: 6854

Install centerline and shoulder rumble strips

Description: Milled or rolled rumble strips.

Prior Condition: No rumble strips in PA and MO. Existing shoulder rumble strips in KY (CL rumble strips as retrofits)

Category: Roadway

Study: Safety Evaluation of Centerline Plus Shoulder Rumble Strips, Persaud et al., 2015

 
Star Quality Rating: 5 Stars   [View score details]
Crash Modification Factor (CMF)
Value: 0.767
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 0.097
Crash Reduction Factor (CRF)
Value: 23.3   (This value indicates a decrease in crashes)
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 9.7
Applicability
Crash Type: Sideswipe
Crash Severity: All
Roadway Types: Not specified
Number of Lanes: 2
Road Division Type: Undivided
Speed Limit:
Area Type: Rural
Traffic Volume: Minimum of 154 to Maximum of 26118 Annual Average Daily Traffic (AADT)
Average Traffic Volume:
Time of Day: All
If countermeasure is intersection-based
Intersection Type:
Intersection Geometry:
Traffic Control:
Major Road Traffic Volume:
Minor Road Traffic Volume:
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Development Details
Date Range of Data Used:
Municipality:
State: KY, MO, PA
Country: USA
Type of Methodology Used: Before/after using empirical Bayes or full Bayes
Sample Size (crashes): 315 crashes before, 72 crashes after
Sample Size (miles): 842 miles before, 842 miles after
Sample Size (miles): 6249 mile-years before, 2562 mile-years after
Other Details
Included in Highway Safety Manual? No
Date Added to Clearinghouse: Nov-01-2015
Comments: CMF for head-on and sideswipe, opposite direction crashes excludes intersection-related and animal crashes.