CMF / CRF Details

CMF ID: 9918

Modify signal phasing (implement a leading pedestrian interval)

Description:

Prior Condition: Signal phasing without leading pedestrian interval

Category: Intersection traffic control

Study: Safety Evaluation of Protected Left-Turn Phasing and Leading Pedestrian Intervals on Pedestrian Safety, Goughnour et al., 2018

 
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Crash Modification Factor (CMF)
Value: 0.87
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 0.05
Crash Reduction Factor (CRF)
Value: 13   (This value indicates a decrease in crashes)
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 5
Applicability
Crash Type: Vehicle/pedestrian
Crash Severity: All
Roadway Types: All
Number of Lanes:
Road Division Type:
Speed Limit:
Area Type: Urban and suburban
Traffic Volume:
Average Traffic Volume:
Time of Day: All
If countermeasure is intersection-based
Intersection Type: Roadway/roadway (not interchange related)
Intersection Geometry: Not specified
Traffic Control: Signalized
Major Road Traffic Volume:
Minor Road Traffic Volume:
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Average Minor Road Volume :
Development Details
Date Range of Data Used: 2009 to 2015
Municipality: Chicago, New York City, Charlotte
State: IL, NY, NC
Country:
Type of Methodology Used: Before/after using empirical Bayes or full Bayes
Sample Size (crashes): 602 crashes before, 507 crashes after
Sample Size (sites): 105 sites before, 105 sites after
Other Details
Included in Highway Safety Manual? No
Date Added to Clearinghouse: Mar-11-2019
Comments: Crash Type = Vehicle - Pedestrian Crashes. This CMF is for sites where LPIs were implemented either at all crossings (across major and minor roads) or only for crossings across the minor road (parallel to the major road).