Traffic Accident Anlaysis

Project Summary

This paper looks into the traffic accidents data for the month of December, 2016. At first, the using the python scripts, the traffic accident points in the downtown region were identified. Next using network analysis tool of ArcGIS, the shortest route path from the traffic accident points to the hospitals and the service area of the hospitals were measured. The results show that using the shortest route path the from all the 58 traffic accident points towards the hospital, the travel time ranges from 1 to 6.06 minutes with  a speed of 80 Km per hour. In addition, the ambulance of the nearest hospitals can reach 51 traffic accident points within 3-minute travel time with a speed of 80 km per hour.