2018 State of Transportation

Incident Management

  • Cost of delay due to crashes: $198.1 million in 2016 ¹
  • Work closely with Washington State Patrol - Joint Operating Policy
    • Technology applications to reduce incident duration
    • Scene Management
    • Management of the overall system during major incidents; working with local partners
  • Focus on partnerships, common objectives and pre-planning

1) Costs for incidents WSDOT's Incident Response Team responded; does not include incidents on locally-owned roads