Transportation Health Impact Assessment Toolkit
Safety and Injury Data
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Traffic injury and mortality for:
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: State Traffic Safety Information:
Instructions: Select unintentional for the intent or manner of the injury. Then compile data from Transportation Related, overall, then for motor-vehicle injury mortality for occupants, pedestrians, pedal cyclists, and motorcyclists. You must request each mechanism of injury separately. Input the desired state and demographic information and submit the request.
WISQARS, Fatal Injury Mapping: maps county-level motor-vehicle fatality data. See above instructions for tool inputs
Transportation for America, Dangerous By Design 2011 [PDF - 1.44 MB]: maps pedestrian fatalities occurring between 2001–2009 within 60 miles of a location in the U.S.
Instructions: Enter project location. Click on a fatality marker to find detailed information on the crash.
Contact the state or local department of health and human services for mortality statistics specific to the study area.
Contact the county office or law enforcement agency for accident reports data.
CDC Wonder: Mortality Database: Underlying Cause of Death:
Contact the state department of health and human services, local health department, or police department for statistics specific to study area.
Violent crime incidence within 0.5 miles of the project area
Contact the local or regional law enforcement agency.
Crime incidence at public transit stops
Contact local transit authority.