2014 Safety Today

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Next year marks the 100th anniversary of the first stop-sign installation.   Not surprisingly, this innovation was developed and installed in Detroit…
April 28, 2015
Next year marks the 100th anniversary of the first stop-sign installation.   Not surprisingly, this innovation was developed and installed in Detroit…
April 28, 2015
Intelligent transportation systems (ITS) are being increasingly deployed in work zones to improve traffic operations and safety.   Also known as…
April 28, 2015
It is just before 6 a.m. when you are awakened by the phone. Annoyed that someone would call you at such an early hour, you answer thinking, “what…
April 28, 2015
The most critical aspect of signal design and timing at an intersection is the development of an appropriate phase plan, which is mainly driven by…
April 28, 2015
Rural, two-way-stop controlled intersections present a significant challenge for traffic safety.   For the 10-year period of 2002 to 2011 in…
April 28, 2015
As early as the 1920s highway agencies across the country started developing guidelines for uniform traffic signs. During that time—and pretty much…
April 28, 2015
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