Implementation of the HSM requires an understanding of the Science of Safety which supports the quantitative methodologies presented in the manual. This course is an overview of the HSM structure, concepts and principles.
The free selection format of the course allows the student to select modules and concepts of interest in the order preferable to their:
and previous knowledge level.
It includes an introduction of terminology, examples of the Roadway Safety Management Process (Part B) and Predictive Methods (Part C), explains the relationship of Crash Modification Factors (CMFs) to decision making and quantitative safety analysis, and human factors. FHWA will continue to develop courses, products and services to meet the needs of the HSM implementation community.
This course is for all interested students. It is an introductory course intended to provide a broad, base level understanding of HSM.
If you have questions about this NHI training, please contact NHI at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 877.558.6873.