January 13-17, 2019
Washington, D.C.
TRB 98th Annual Meeting

Safety Reporting Data Versus Accident Data and How Best to Use Them for Prevention (HF-F Ticket Required)

Sunday, January 07, 2018, 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Marriott Marquis 2018
Kathy Abbott, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA); William Tuccio, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), presiding
Sponsored by Standing Committee on Safety Data, Analysis and Evaluation

This workshop examines the use of accident data and voluntary safety report data to prevent accidents in all modes of transportation.  The workshop examines the differences and the value of volunteered data vs. accident report data and will cover topics such as missing data, inaccurate information, and incomplete information.  The workshop will also cover the role of recorded operational data and stimulate discussion on the challenges and options for using these data to prevent future accidents.