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8 Organization of Report Chapter 3: Development of New AMFs through Analysis or Reanalysis of Crash Data includes a description of the This report provides a description of the processes followed treatments studied, the data used in the evaluations, the sta- to document existing AMFs and to determine the focus of tistical methodology used, and the results of each evaluation. additional AMF development efforts. The results of new Chapter 4: Development of New AMFs through Expert AMF-related research conducted in this study are included Panels includes a listing of the participants in each of the along with recommendations for future research. The com- ponents of this report are as follows: two panels, a description of the overall process followed for the two panels with respect to identifying and prioritizing Chapter 2: Status of Existing AMFs and Identification of the treatments to be explored, and the results of the panel AMF Needs includes a description of the processes used to discussions. develop an initial list of important traffic engineering and Chapter 5: Compilation of Recommended AMFs includes ITS treatments, the process and criteria used to rate the qual- a listing of all AMFs verified, modified, or developed in ity of AMFs discovered for these treatments, details of the this research effort along with a summary page for each AMFs that were judged to be of high or medium-high qual- AMF. ity and thus included in NCHRP Research Results Digest 299 Chapter 6: Conclusions includes a summary of the study (5), and the processes used to prioritize and select other objectives, project findings, and recommendations for treatments for additional analyses and AMF development. future AMF research.