TRB Committee on

Transportation Safety Management Systems

Download the flyer for safety sessions at TRB 2020


A proactive committee of multidisciplinary experts that serve as a focal point for addressing issues, anticipating trends, and setting an agenda for transportation safety management (TSM) research.


Utilize the TSM Committee’s cross-cultural, multidisciplinary, multimodal expertise and its liaisons with other TRB committees to promote and support research to advance road safety improvement.


Document existing research products and identify research gaps to guide TSM research efforts in reducing fatalities and serious injuries on all public roads.


Proactively manage the transportation safety research process; stimulate exemplary research; effectively disseminate research results; create effective strategies for implementing research results; and promote a transparent and accountable transportation safety decision-making process.

TRB 2020 Annual Meeting

ANB 10 (the Committee on Transportation Safety Management Systems) is sponsoring/co-sponsoring several sessions on safety topics. The calendar to the left lists safety sessions. Click the flyer on the left for a summary of sessions, or go to this page to learn more about traffic safety at TRB.

Go here for the annual meeting agenda.

TRB Critical Issues in Transportation 2019

TRB has published a report of 12 critical policy issues facing transportation today. Read the report here.

Research: Key Dates; Problem Statements

The 2019 research schedule and key documents are now available on the Research page. In the Research menu, find the four problem statements supported by ANB 10.

Contact the ANB10 Committee: Susan Herbel, Chair

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