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Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Quarterly Statistics

Request for Data Review (RDR) Submission and Completion Metrics - as of June 29, 2018

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)

434

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

751

When the CMV was struck in the rear

3,125

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

393

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

41

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

170

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

121

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

192

None of the above1

Total

5,228

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

491

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

298

Closed - Not Eligible as determined by FMCSA

1,687

Closed - No response from submitter

68

Total

2,544

Crash Preventability Demonstration Program Determinations

Determination of RDR

Number of RDRs Completed

Preliminary Not Preventable

0

Preventable

37

Not Preventable

2617

Undecided

136

Total

2790

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)

215

11

197

7

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

190

121762

When the CMV was struck in the rear

1939

94

1823

22

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

219

132042

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

8

08

0

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

112

1110

1

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

28

1

25

2

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

79

4

74

1

Total2790136261737

Summary of Carrier Submission

  • 5,228 RDRs were submitted to the program by 1,810 unique carriers
  • 971 carriers submitted 1 RDR
  • 766 carriers submitted between 2 and 9 RDRs
  • 73 carriers submitted 10+ RDRs
  • The highest number of RDRs submitted by 1 carrier is 122 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

23

19

0

4

5 < PUs <= 15

86

77

1

8

15 < PUs <= 50

273

256413

50 < PUs <= 500

972

9141543

> 500 PUs

1436

13511768
Total2790261737136

Number of RDRs Submitted by Carrier Operation

Carrier Operation

# RDRs Submitted

Percent of Total

Passenger Carrier

109

2%

Other Operations

5119

98%

Total

5228

100%

Number of RDRs Submitted by Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type

# RDRs Submitted

Percent of Total

Bus

109

2%

Large trucks

4957

95%

Unknown1623%

Total

5228

100%

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Updated: Monday, July 30, 2018
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