Indiana Traffic Safety Facts: Speeding 2006

Publication Date: January 2007

Publisher: Indiana University. Center for Urban Policy and the Environment

Author(s): Kathy Lisby

Research Area: Transportation

Keywords: Speeding; Traffic accidents


Coverage: Indiana


Speeding is one of the most prevalent factors contributing to traffic crashes. Nationally in 2005, speeding was a contributing factor in 30 percent of all fatal crashes, resulting in a loss of more than 13,000 lives. This report examines data about traffic accidents in Indiana in 2006 related to speeding.