Traffic safety is paramount to every road, bridge and transit-based project and planning measure. In this channel, overall safety, work-zone safety, the safe implementation of technology and more are covered in feature articles, regular news, commentary and product information.
Three test cities were awarded the competitive pilot programs; move is applauded by ITS America
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety tested collision-avoidance systems on 19 new car models.
Asst. Commissioner’s office lauds decision as smart way toward safety progress
Red-light camera programs are costing people money without improving safety
Investigation shows no evidence multiple versions exist and the ones crash tested are out on road
DOT utilizes radio station to keep commuters abreast of road and traffic conditions
Roadside signs can be too reflective, TTI research shows
Researchers develop strategy to help evolve traffic-signal phasing
Governor announces route will receive a system of electronic signs, cameras
Don’t say anything at all—just carry a big bat or let your front bumper do the talking
FHWA advances rulemaking on levels of traffic sign retroreflectivity
Maryland tries to work around anti-sprawl measure to widen Rte. 32
A closer look at how I-495 officials sold the HOT lane concept
Updated MUTCD will help safeguard work zones
ATSSA establishes an ITS Council to provide members insight into ITS applications and the role these applications may play in expanding business opportunities for members