You are here

Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Quarterly Statistics

Request for Data Review (RDR) Submission and Completion Metrics - as of March 29, 2019

RDRs Submitted to Crash Preventability Demonstration Program

Crash Type

Number of RDRs Received

When the commercial motor vehicle (CMV) was struck by a motorist driving under the influence (or related offense)

889

When the CMV was struck by a motorist driving the wrong direction

1,523

When the CMV was struck in the rear

6,507

When the CMV was struck while legally stopped or parked, including when the vehicle was unattended

828

When the CMV was struck by an individual committing or attempting to commit suicide by stepping or driving in front of the CMV

126

When the CMV sustained disabling damage after striking an animal in the roadway

351

When the crash was a result of an infrastructure failure, falling trees, rocks, or other debris

273

When the CMV was struck by cargo or equipment from another vehicle

391

None of the above1

Total

10,889

RDRs Not Eligible for Crash Preventability Demonstration Program

Reason Crash is Not Eligible/Closed

Number of RDRs Not Eligible

Date was not on or after June 1, 2017

647

The crash was not a valid crash type for the program as indicated by the submitter

561

Closed - Not Eligible as determined by FMCSA

3,558

Closed - No response from submitter

126

Total

4,892

Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Determinations

Determination of RDR

Number of RDRs Completed

Preventable

79

Not Preventable

4,877

Undecided

247

Total

5,203

Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Determinations by Crash Type

Crash Type

Total RDRs

Undecided

Final Not Preventable

Preventable

When the commercial motor vehicle (CMV) was struck by a motorist driving under the influence (or related offense)

380

1635212

When the CMV was struck by a motorist driving the wrong direction

336213096

When the CMV was struck in the rear

3,6241703,40945

When the CMV was struck while legally stopped or parked, including when the vehicle was unattended

422233927

When the CMV was struck by an individual committing or attempting to commit suicide by stepping or driving in front of the CMV

15015

0

When the CMV sustained disabling damage after striking an animal in the roadway

19681862

When the crash was a result of an infrastructure failure, falling trees, rocks, or other debris

75172

2

When the CMV was struck by cargo or equipment from another vehicle

13771264
Total5,1852464,86178

Summary of Carrier Submission

  • 10,889 RDRs were submitted to the program by 2,334 unique carriers
  • 1,605 carriers submitted 1 RDR
  • 1,454 carriers submitted between 2 and 9 RDRs
  • 166 carriers submitted 10+ RDRs
  • The highest number of RDRs submitted by 1 carrier is 233 RDRs

RDRs by Motor Carrier Size based on Power Units (PU)

Fleet Size

Number of RDRs with Determination

Determination

Not Preventable

Preventable

Undecided

5 or Fewer PUs

99

83115

5 < PUs <= 15

200184313

15 < PUs <= 50

5595111533

50 < PUs <= 500

1,8771,7703275

> 500 PUs

2,4502,31327110
Total5,1854,86178246

Number of RDRs Submitted by Carrier Operation

Carrier Operation

# RDRs Submitted

Percent of Total

Passenger Carrier

245

2.2%

Other Operations

10,644

97.8%

Total

10,889

100%

Number of RDRs Submitted by Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type

# RDRs Submitted

Percent of Total

Bus

225

2%

Large trucks

10,101

93%

Unknown5635%

Total

10,889

100%

For more information on the Crash Preventability Demonstration Program, please visit:

Updated: Friday, April 19, 2019
Submit Feedback >