Ryan Griffith

Erin Lammers-Staats, PE, MSCE

Research Engineer III


(859) 218-0379

Erin Lammers-Staats is a research engineer with the Kentucky Transportation Center’s Traffic & Safety program. Her research expertise includes occupant protection practices, work zone traffic control methods, geometric design and data management, and roadway surface treatment evaluations. Notable published works include a series of reports on roadway attribute database management, a case study about novel striping materials in work zones, and an evaluation of liquid deicing materials for winter maintenance applications. She also manages the state’s annual seatbelt usage rate survey in accordance with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Ms. Lammers holds a BS in Chemistry, a BS in Civil Engineering, and an MS in Civil Engineering, all from the University of Kentucky. She is a member of the Kentucky Section of the Institute for Transportation Engineers, where she is currently serving as chapter President.