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Highway Safety Manual Online Overview Course

Availability Status: Archived

Description/Learning Outcomes:

“This course consists of 13 self-paced informational modules that can be taken in any order depending on the student’s prior knowledge level, interest, and time available. The course includes an introduction of HSM terminology, examples of the Roadway Safety Management Process (HSM Part B) and Predictive Methods (HSM Part C), explains the relationship of Crash Modification Factors (CMF) to decision-making and quantitative safety analysis, and human factors. Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the parts of HSM and their intended use;
  • Explain the overall concepts and principles promoted in the HSM for safety decision-making; and
  • Recognize the benefits of using a quantitative safety analysis in various stages of the transportation project development process.”