Traffic Crashes 100% open

Pittsburgh, PA

What data is expected?

Data on all motor-vehicle-related crashes. This should include crashes with pedestrians and bicyclists (which may or may not be divided into multiple datasets). Please note: This dataset refers to data on specific incidents, not monthly or annual totals. Data on where and when crashes are occuring is crucial for both measuring street safety and figuring out where interventions are needed. (More info)

  • Date
  • Time (may be approximate)
  • Location
  • Type, description, or charges
  • Injuries? (yes or no)
  • Fatalities? (yes or no)

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed Yes CC0
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes State publishes this data only once per year in the spring
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV
findable 4
findable_steps keyword search "crash" on WPRDC
Collected by government Yes
usability 3 The state shared excellent guides with the data and they are available on WPRDC
collector_name Allegheny County published data obtained by the Commonwealth of PA PA now publishes this data statewide
characteristics Time (may be approximate), Location, Type, description, or charges, Injuries? (yes or no), Fatalities? (yes or no) Date not included, only month and day of the week due to state privacy concerns
location href=""">rel="nofollow"> - WPRDC

Meta data

Data location - WPRDC
Data licence
Data format   CSV
Reviewer   bob gradeck
Submitters   bob gradeck
Last modified   Fri Feb 02 2018 02:52:42 GMT+0000 (UTC)