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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...

Minimizing User Delay and Crash Potential through Highway Work Zone Planning - 7/1/2014
This Texas DOT report analyzes delay and safety concerns associated with various work zone conditions and provides traffic control recommendations to...

Work Zone Safety: Physical and Behavioral Barriers in Accident Prevention - 7/1/2014
The Missouri DOT recently released a report that discusses the usefulness of creating a work zone traffic safety culture as a methodology to improve the...

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2014 National Work Zone Awareness Week
National Work Zone Awareness Week was held April 7-11, 2014.
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Examples of how coordinating road projects can benefit agencies and the public.
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Information on available work zone training throughout the United States.
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Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices Part 6 - Temporary Traffic Control.
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