Record the appropriate code for Light Conditions at the time of the crash.
The type/level of light that existed at the time of the motor vehicle crash.
Important for management/administration and evaluation. Critical for prevention programs and engineering evaluations.
- If the crash occurred between 2000 and 0500, Light Conditions should not be recorded as ‘daylight.’
- If the crash occurred between 0800 and 1500, Light Conditions should not be recorded as ‘dawn’, ‘dusk’, or ‘dark’.