Connecticut Transportation Safety Research Center 2017-2018 Bi-annual Report

Check out the CTSRC's 2017-2018 Bi-annual Report!

CTI’s New Executive Director

  The CTSRC staff would like to congratulate Dr. Eric Jackson on becoming the newly appointed Executive Director of the Connecticut Transportation Institute at the University of Connecticut! While undertaking this new opportunity, Dr. Jackson will remain Director of the Connecticut Transportation Safety Research Center and continue to bring growth and innovation to the transportation … Continue reading CTI’s New Executive Director

Culture and Travel Behavior

How do cultural differences influence travel behavior and traffic engineering?

CT Safety Spotlight: Distracted Pedestrians

The CT Safety Spotlight brief "Heads Up!! Distracted Pedestrians" dives into the data on the proportion of pedestrians who talk, text or listen to music while crossing the road and how those distracted behaviors result in an increase in pedestrian deaths.

3 Seconds Behind The Wheel

Watch the CTSRC research staff along with individuals from MIT and Cambridge Mobile Telematics in the CPTV and Boyd Productions joint project "3 Seconds Behind the Wheel", a documentary that follows 8 strangers to capture their daily driving behaviors and distractions behind the wheel.

CT Safety Spotlight: HAWK Pedestrian Signals

The CT Safety Spotlights are a series of informational briefs, providing updates and the latest data on various topics in traffic safety.