Associating ridesourcing with road safety outcomes: Insights from Austin, Texas

@article{Kontou2021AssociatingRW,
  title={Associating ridesourcing with road safety outcomes: Insights from Austin, Texas},
  author={Eleftheria Kontou and N. McDonald},
  journal={PLoS ONE},
  year={2021},
  volume={16}
}
Improving road safety and setting targets for reducing traffic-related crashes and deaths are highlighted as part of the United Nations sustainable development goals and worldwide vision zero efforts. The advent of transportation network companies and ridesourcing expands mobility options in cities and may impact road safety outcomes. We analyze the effects of ridesourcing use on road crashes, injuries, fatalities, and driving while intoxicated (DWI) offenses in Travis County, Texas. Our… Expand

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