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Highway safety is a major priority for the public and for transportation agencies. Pavement distresses directly affect ride quality, and indirectly contribute to driver distraction, vehicle operation, and accidents.

Highway safety is a major priority for the public and for transportation agencies. Pavement distresses directly affect ride quality, and indirectly contribute to driver distraction, vehicle operation, and accidents. In this study, analysis was performed on highways in the states of Arizona, North Carolina and Maryland for years between 2013 and 2015 in order to investigate the relationship between accident rate and pavement roughness and rutting.

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    • 2017
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    • Partial requirement for: M.S., Arizona State University, 2017
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    • Includes bibliographical references (pages 65-68)
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    • Field of study: Civil and environmental engineering

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    by Mounica Vinayakamurthy

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