Work-Zone Safety

crane
News | November 13,2017

The deadline for crane operator certification has been delayed to November 2018

NIOSH
News | October 23,2017

The guidance was issued Oct. 19 in a memorandum to OSHA regional administrators

work-zone safety
News | October 18,2017

University of Minnesota researchers are working on innovative ways to lessen the risks and lower the rate of work-zone crashes

IDOT survey crew member
Exclusive Feature | Ryan R. Culton, P.E. | October 11,2017

Illinois utilizes 3-D laser scanners to enhance safety

Automated flagger
Feature | Edward Terhaar, P.E. | September 07,2017

Automated flagger could work in moving work zone

Texas A&M RELLIS campus
Feature | Paul Carlson, Ph.D., P.E., and Gerald Ullman, Ph.D, P.E. | August 16,2017

Research into and requirements for road markings and work zones in a connected-vehicle environment to boost safety and advance technology

News | June 22,2017

The rule requires the use of engineering controls to prevent worker exposure to silica dust from concrete, stone and other materials

Feature | Brian Watson | June 12,2017

Improving work-zone safety through advanced technology

University of Minnesota construction zone alert app
News | May 30,2017

The technology developed by University of Minnesota researchers will send audible messages to motorists approaching work zones

News | May 23,2017

Connected-vehicle and V2I technologies will be implemented to modernize I-75 in Oakland County

News | April 20,2017

According to data from TxDOT, there were 181 deaths as a result of crashes in work zones last year in the state

News | March 29,2017

The 'Safety Stand-Down' events help laborers avoid being struck by distracted drivers, debris

Feature | Brad Sant | March 01,2017

New safety training program educates everyone

News | February 08,2017

The roadway safety association will be featuring several info session and workshops at the upcoming Traffic Expo on Feb. 10-14

News | January 26,2017

Legislation to test speed detection cameras in highway work zones passed the state's Senate Transportation Committee on Tuesday

Feature | Tim Bruns | January 03,2017

Asphalt industry leader goes above and beyond to ensure work-zone safety

News | November 17,2016

Track workers will wear a band that alerts them when a train is rapidly approaching a work zone

News | October 05,2016

The agency has announced substantial completion of the project

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