2016 Safety Today

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In 2015 we saw ratification of the five-year, $305 billion surface transportation bill known as the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, or…
June 08, 2016
N Smith
N Smith
In 2015 we saw ratification of the five-year, $305 billion surface transportation bill known as the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act, or…
June 08, 2016
Developing green bicycle lane treatments to increase visibility and reduce safety risks
Developing green bicycle lane treatments to increase visibility and reduce safety risks
Whether traveling through small towns like Wauwatosa, Wis., or tourist stops like Las Vegas, green lane treatments are increasingly being used to…
June 08, 2016
New attenuator research adjusts to heavier traffic
New attenuator research adjusts to heavier traffic
The safety of many short-term, short-duration and mobile work-zone operations is enhanced through the use of shadow vehicles and truck-mounted…
June 08, 2016
ITS in work zones continues to grow
ITS in work zones continues to grow
One year, Life magazine dubbed it, “the loneliest road in America.” It was Nevada’s U.S. Rte. 50, and to this day it still can oftentimes be a vast…
June 08, 2016
Evaluation of pavement markings on challenging surfaces in Minnesota
Evaluation of pavement markings on challenging surfaces in Minnesota
Determining the appropriate application of pavement markings is a persistent challenge for departments of transportation. A team of researchers from…
June 08, 2016
Mark Reilly
Mark Reilly
Improving our nation’s infrastructure though the construction and maintenance of roads and bridges is a vital part of making our country great. From…
June 08, 2016
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