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Determinants of Bicycle and Pedestrian Crash Severity in San Francisco, CA

Abstract Bicyclist and pedestrian safety is a growing concern in San Francisco, CA,

especially given the increasing numbers of residents choosing to bike and walk. Sharing

the roads with automobiles, these alternative road users are particularly vulnerable to

sustain serious injuries. With this in mind, it is important to identify the factors that

influence the severity of bicyclist and pedestrian injuries in automobile collisions. This

study uses traffic collision data gathered from California Highway Patrol’s Statewide

Integrated Traffic Records System (SWITRS) to predict the most important

determinants of injury severity, given that a collision has occurred. Multivariate binomial

logistic regression models were created for both pedestrian... (more)
Created Date 2016
Contributor McIntyre, Andrew (Author) / Salon, Deborah (Advisor) / Kuby, Mike (Committee member) / Chester, Mikhail (Committee member) / Arizona State University (Publisher)
Subject Sustainability / Transportation / Urban planning / Bicycle / Injury / Pedestrian / Severity
Type Masters Thesis
Extent 73 pages
Language English
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Masters Thesis Sustainability 2016
Collaborating Institutions Graduate College / ASU Library
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