ERIC Number: ED030465
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Apr-29
Reference Count: 0
National Traffic Safety Documentation Center Project Definition Study. Final Report.
System Development Corp., Falls Church, VA.
A project definition study was conducted for the development, implementation and operation of a National Traffic Safety Documentation Center. Included in this final comprehensive report are: (1) the results of nationwide surveys of users and sources of traffic safety information; (2) a review of relevant information technology in terms of the present state-of-the-art, possible advances in the next decade, and selected current practices; (3) a definition of the functions to be performed by the center and estimates of levels of activity for each function, the personnel required to perform the functions, ADP support requirements, implementation projects and their cost, and operational costs for the center; (4) discussions of organizational considerations and priorities and (5) recommendations concerning the center's organizational structure, its relationship to other Department of Transportation documentation activities, and the immediate possibilities for satellite centers for traffic safety information. Complete lists of persons and organizations surveyed and the questionnaires used are included in the appendices. (Author/JB)
Descriptors: Administration, Automation, Computers, Costs, Information Centers, Information Services, Information Systems, Planning, Surveys, Technological Advancement, Traffic Safety, Use Studies
Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Virginia 22151 (PB-179-156, MF-$0.65; HC-$3.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Federal Highway Administration (DOT), Washington, DC. National Highway Safety Documentation Center.
Authoring Institution: System Development Corp., Falls Church, VA.