CMF / CRF Details

CMF ID: 9854

Coordinate arterial signals

Description: Coordination of traffic signals along an arterial cooridor

Prior Condition: No coordination between arterial signals

Category: Intersection traffic control

Study: Identifying the Safety Impact of Signal Coordination Projects along Urban Arterials Using a Meta-analysis Method, Williamson et al., 2018

Star Quality Rating: 2 Stars   [View score details]
Rating Points Total: 35
Crash Modification Factor (CMF)
Value: 0.42
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 0.32
Crash Reduction Factor (CRF)
Value: 58   (This value indicates a decrease in crashes)
Adjusted Standard Error:
Unadjusted Standard Error: 32
Crash Type: All
Crash Severity: A (serious injury),B (minor injury),C (possible injury)
Roadway Types: Not specified
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Area Type: Suburban
Traffic Volume:
Average Traffic Volume: 10316 Average Daily Traffic (ADT)
Time of Day: All
If countermeasure is intersection-based
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Development Details
Date Range of Data Used:
State: IL
Country: USA
Type of Methodology Used: 1
Sample Size (crashes): 5 crashes before, 0 crashes after
Sample Size (sites): 1 sites before, 1 sites after
Sample Size (site-years): 1 site-years before, 1 site-years after
Other Details
Included in Highway Safety Manual? No
Date Added to Clearinghouse: Nov-19-2018
Comments: The CMF applies to all crashes along the corridor.Applies for both suburban principal arterial-other and minor arterial.