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Alabama: State Safety Data Quality (SSDQ) Historical Report
Updated Results: March 28, 2014
The SSDQ Historical report provides a historical review of a State's performance over multiple SSDQ runs. It displays the most current quarter's SSDQ results followed by the last four quarterly SSDQ runs. For detailed information on the State Overall Rating, each measure, and indicator, select "View Methodology" to access the methodology information.

Overall
State Rating
Completeness Timeliness Accuracy Crash
Consistency
Crash Record Fatal Crash Inspection
Record
Crash Inspection Crash Inspection Inspection
VIN

SSDQ Overall State Rating  
   Considers all nine SSDQ measures and the Overriding Indicator, except measures with a rating of "Insufficient Data." States receive an overall score based on ratings in each of the measures and the Overriding Indicator. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Minimum of 1 Good Crash Measure, 1 Good Inspection Measure, and 0 Poor
Fair Fair rating Maximum of 1 Poor
Poor Poor rating 2+ Poor OR Red Flagged
Alabama: 
Overall State Rating History
MCMIS
Run Date
Overall State Rating Measures Overriding Indicator †
Completeness Timeliness Accuracy
Crash Record Non-Fatal Crashes Fatal Crashes Insp Record Crash Insp Crash Insp Insp VIN Consistency
3/31/2014 Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating No Flag
12/31/2013 Fair Rating Good Rating Poor Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating No Flag
9/30/2013 Good Rating Good Rating Fair Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating No Flag
6/23/2013 Good Rating Good Rating Fair Rating Good Rating Good Rating Fair Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating No Flag
3/22/2013 Good Rating Good Rating Fair Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating Good Rating No Flag


Crash Record Completeness Measure: Percentage of Driver and Vehicle Crash Data Reported to FMCSA  
   Determines a rating based on the completeness of driver and vehicle crash data reported to FMCSA. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is >= 85%
Fair Fair rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is 70-84%
Poor Poor rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is < 70%
Alabama: 
Crash Record Completeness Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating Event Date Range Driver Identification
Completeness Evaluation
Vehicle Identification
Completeness Evaluation
Crash Record
Completeness
3/31/2014 Good Rating 1/1/2013 - 12/31/2013 96% 97% 97%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 10/1/2012 - 9/30/2013 96% 98% 97%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013 96% 100% 98%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 4/1/2012 - 3/31/2013 95% 100% 98%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 1/1/2012 - 12/31/2012 95% 100% 98%

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Fatal Crash Completeness Measure: Percentage of Fatal Crash Records  
   Determines a rating based on a comparison of the number of State-reported fatal crash records in MCMIS to the number of fatal crash records reported in FARS. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating MCMIS as a % of FARS is >= 90%
Fair Fair rating MCMIS as a % of FARS is 80-89%
Poor Poor rating MCMIS as a % of FARS is < 80%
Insufficient data Insufficient data rating State has < 15 FARS records AND MCMIS as a % of FARS is < 80%
Alabama: 
Fatal Crash Completeness Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating Fatal
Crash
Year
Fatal Crash Records
FARS MCMIS MCMIS as
a % of FARS
3/31/2014 Good Rating 2012 111 112 101%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 2012 111 117 105%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 2011 95 99 104%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 2011 95 100 105%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 2011 95 100 105%

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Inspection Record Completeness Measure: Percentage of Driver and Vehicle Crash Data Reported to FMCSA  
   Determines a rating based on the completeness of driver and vehicle crash data reported to FMCSA. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is >= 85%
Fair Fair rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is 70-84%
Poor Poor rating Percentage of completed driver and vehicle information is < 70%
Alabama: 
Inspection Record Completeness Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating Event Date Range Driver Identification
Completeness Evaluation
Vehicle Identification
Completeness Evaluation
Inspection
Record
Completeness
3/31/2014 Good Rating 1/1/2013 - 12/31/2013 100% 99% 100%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 10/1/2012 - 9/30/2013 100% 99% 100%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 7/1/2012 - 6/30/2013 100% 99% 100%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 4/1/2012 - 3/31/2013 100% 99% 100%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 1/1/2012 - 12/31/2012 100% 99% 100%

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Crash Timeliness Measure: Percentage of Crash Records Reported within 90 Days  
   Determines a rating based on the percentage of crash records reported to FMCSA within 90 days over a 12-month period. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage reported within 90 Days is >= 90%
Fair Fair rating Percentage reported within 90 Days is 65-90%
Poor Poor rating Percentage reported within 90 Days is < 65%
Insufficient data Insufficient data rating State has < 15 records reported in current timeframe AND percentage reported within 90 Days is < 65%
Alabama: 
Crash Timeliness Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating # Records # Records Reported
w/in 90 Days
% Records Reported
w/in 90 Days
3/31/2014 Good Rating 3,300 3,184 96%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 3,129 2,966 95%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 2,865 2,658 93%
6/23/2013 Fair Rating 2,880 2,546 88%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 2,818 2,550 90%

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Inspection Timeliness Measure: Percentage of Inspection Records Reported within 21 Days  
   Determines a rating based on the percentage of inspection records reported to FMCSA within 21 days over a 12-month period. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage reported within 21 Days is >= 90%
Fair Fair rating Percentage reported within 21 Days is 65-90%
Poor Poor rating Percentage reported within 21 Days is < 65%
Alabama: 
Inspection Timeliness Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating # Records # Records
Reported w/in 21 Days
% Records
Reported w/in 21 Days
3/31/2014 Good Rating 36,962 36,430 99%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 38,756 38,212 99%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 41,224 40,765 99%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 42,631 42,275 99%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 44,905 44,587 99%

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Crash Accuracy Measure: Percentage of Matched Crash Records  
   Determines a rating based on the percentage of crash records reported by the State over a 12-month period that were matched to a company registered in MCMIS. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage of matched records is >= 95%
Fair Fair rating Percentage of matched records is 85-94%
Poor Poor rating Percentage of matched records is < 85%
Insufficient data Insufficient data rating State has < 15 records reported in current timeframe AND percentage of matched records is < 85%
Alabama: 
Crash Accuracy Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating # Interstate & HM Intrastate
Crash Records
# Matched
Records
% Matched
Records
3/31/2014 Good Rating 2,250 2,247 100%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 2,153 2,150 100%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 2,019 2,014 100%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 2,012 2,006 100%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 1,986 1,978 100%

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Inspection Accuracy Measure: Percentage of Matched Inspection Records  
   Determines a rating based on the percentage of inspection records reported by the States over a 12-month period that were matched to a company registered in MCMIS. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage of matched records is >= 95%
Fair Fair rating Percentage of matched records is 85-94%
Poor Poor rating Percentage of matched records is < 85%
Alabama: 
Inspection Accuracy Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating # Interstate & HM Intrastate
Inspection Records
# Matched
Records
% Matched
Records
3/31/2014 Good Rating 31,163 31,092 100%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 32,691 32,615 100%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 34,857 34,772 100%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 35,980 35,906 100%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 38,039 37,982 100%

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Inspection VIN Accuracy Measure: Percentage of Valid VIN  
   Examines the completeness and accuracy of the Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) reported on the first vehicle unit. Data collected during inspection levels 1 through 6 were evaluated. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
Good Good rating Percentage of completed and accurate VIN is >= 85%
Fair Fair rating Percentage of completed and accurate VIN is 70 - 84%
Poor Poor rating Percentage of completed and accurate VIN is < 70%
Alabama: 
Inspection VIN Accuracy Measure History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating # Vehicle Units
Evaluated
# Valid
VIN
% Valid
VIN
3/31/2014 Good Rating 36,962 36,377 98%
12/31/2013 Good Rating 38,756 38,158 98%
9/30/2013 Good Rating 41,224 40,654 99%
6/23/2013 Good Rating 42,631 42,025 99%
3/22/2013 Good Rating 44,905 44,228 98%

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Crash Consistency Overriding Indicator: Percentage of State-Reported Non-Fatal Crash Records  
   Indicates States that have reported less than 50% of non-fatal crash records for the current 12-month period compared to the yearly average, based on the previous 36 months. (View Methodology)

Rating Criteria
Rating Criteria
No Flag No Flag Estimated Reported is >= 50%
Flag Flag rating Estimated Reported is < 50%
Insufficient data Insufficient data rating State has < 15 records reported in current timeframe AND State has < 15 records reported in previous 3 year average AND Estimate Reported is <= 50%
Alabama: 
Crash Consistency Overriding Indicator History
MCMIS
Run Date
Rating Avg # Records
Over Last 3 Years
Total # Records
for Current Period
% Reported
for Current Period
3/31/2014 No Flag 2,588 3,183 123%
12/31/2013 No Flag 2,542 3,014 119%
9/30/2013 No Flag 2,467 2,745 111%
6/23/2013 No Flag 2,362 2,771 117%
3/22/2013 No Flag 2,340 2,707 116%

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