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NCHRP Report 811

Institutionalizing Safety in Transportation Planning Processes: Techniques, Tactics, and Strategies


“NCHRP Report 811 provides state departments of transportation (DOTs) and metropolitan
planning organizations (MPOs) with a practical, field-tested guidebook on institutionalizing
the continuous integration of safety into transportation planning and programming processes.
The guidebook provides techniques, tactics, and strategies for agencies to use to institutionalize safety as a decision and planning factor. This guidebook should be useful to state, regional, and local transportation agencies; professional associations; and interest groups in examining how, and how effectively, safety has been integrated into transportation planning processes.”