CMF / CRF Details

CMF ID: 9382

Install cable median barrier

Description: Install cable median barrier

Prior Condition: Roadways without median cable barriers

Category: Roadside

Study: Crash Modification Factors for Median Cable Barriers in Tennessee, Bryant, 2018

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Crash Modification Factor (CMF)
Value: 0.09
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Crash Reduction Factor (CRF)
Value: 91   (This value indicates a decrease in crashes)
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Crash Type: Other
Crash Severity: A (serious injury)
Roadway Types: Not specified
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Time of Day: All
If countermeasure is intersection-based
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Development Details
Date Range of Data Used: 2005 to 2013
State: TN
Type of Methodology Used: Before/after using comparison group
Sample Size (sites): 316 sites before, 316 sites after
Sample Size (site-years): 1264 site-years before, 948 site-years after
Other Details
Included in Highway Safety Manual? No
Date Added to Clearinghouse: Oct-27-2018
Comments: This CMF is for incapacitating median related crashes.