Accession Number:

ADA036579

Title:

Regulatory Effectiveness Methodology. Phase I Research.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jul 75-Jul 76,

Corporate Author:

WYLE LABS HUNTSVILLE ALA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

96.0

Abstract:

Regulatory effectiveness methodologies are discussed in the context of recreational boating safety. Guidelines for developing data base models are given. Methods for predicting the expected benefits of a regulation are presented. Included are methods for handling unequally weighted probabilities multi-state benefit analysis and new methods of adjusting benefit computations to account for unreported accidents and victims. Forecasting problems are discussed. New techniques for assessing tracking post-regulation benefits are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE