Work Zone Mobility and Safety Program
Photo collage: temporary lane closure, road marking installation, cone with mounted warning light, and drum separated work zones.
Office of Operations 21st Century Operations Using 21st Century Technologies

Current News

Mitigating Work Zone Safety and Mobility Challenges through Intelligent Transportation Systems: Case Studies - 8/26/2014
Describes how five sites used ITS to mitigate work zone safety and mobility issues and illustrates how to apply a systems engineering-based decision-making...

Colorado DOT Report: Full Closure Strategic Analysis - 7/24/2014
The Colorado DOT (CDOT) report, Full Closure Strategic Analysis, provides a decision process for evaluating full roadway closures for construction and...

ARTBA Accepting Nominations for the 2014 Roadway Work Zone Safety Awareness Awards - 7/3/2014
ARTBA is accepting nominations for the 2014 "Roadway Work Zone Safety Awareness Awards," which recognizes the outstanding safety efforts of...

California Calls for Drivers to "Be Work Zone Alert" on State Highways - 7/2/2014
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans), California Highway Patrol (CHP), and the California Office of Traffic Safety are asking drivers...

NIOSH Recommendations to Prevent Backover Injuries and Fatalities - 7/1/2014
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) recently released a report containing a number of safety recommendations aimed at reducing...

Virginia DOT Road Project Information Web Site - 7/1/2014
The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) launched a new Web site to provide information on road projects across the state. The VirginiaRoads portal...

View All News

 

PDF files can be viewed with the Acrobat® Reader®

2014 National Work Zone Awareness Week
National Work Zone Awareness Week was held April 7-11, 2014.
Image of a screen at a Traffic Management Center displaying a map with three camera locations.
Examples of how coordinating road projects can benefit agencies and the public.
Image of a Training Class
Information on available work zone training throughout the United States.
Image of DETOUR Sign
Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices Part 6 - Temporary Traffic Control.
Office of Operations