May 13, 2015
What factors cause multiple vehicle crashes
- Problem: What factors cause multiple vehicle crashes\n\n- Collected 1,048,575 records of vehicle crashes in New York from 2009 to 2012.\n(https://data.ny.gov/Transportation/Motor-Vehicle-Crashes-Case-Information-Beginning-2/e8ky-4vqe) \n\n- Output variables: \nIf this crash has more than 3 cars involved\n\n- Input variables:  \nLighting Conditions\nRoad Descriptor\nTraffic Control Device\nRoad Surface Conditions\nYear, Day of Week, Time\n\n- Modeling: Bayes Point, Logistics Regression, Decision Forest, Neural Network, SVM.