Crash Data

Agency NameDepartment of Transportation
Funding Amount$750,000,000.00
Bureau Name National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Funding Mechanism Competitive Grants and Contracts
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism Competitive Grants and Contracts

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability 4 year
Recipients Grants: States, the Secretary of Interior for the Tribes, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands; ; Contracts: businesses, non-profits
Program Description Funding will be used pursuant to Bipartisan Infrastructure Law ยง24108 to improve crash data collections and analysis, specifically: to revise non-motorist data collection to distinguish individual personal conveyances like electric scooters and bicycles, update the Model Minimum Uniform Crash Criteria (MMUCC), collect additional data elements related to vulnerable road users, coordinate with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on national database of pedestrian injuries & fatalities, increase participation in the Electronic Data Transfer (EDT) protocol via new State grant program and internal investment, and expand the Crash Investigation Sampling System by adding sites, broadening scope, and adopting on-scene investigation protocols
Eligible Uses For EDT grants: equipment to upgrade a Statewide crash data repository, adoption of electronic crash reporting by law enforcement agencies, and increasing alignment of State crash data with the latest Model Minimum Uniform Crash Criteria. link
Statutory Location 24108
Federal Cost Share Requirement 80 percent Federal / 20 percent non-Federal