Road Traffic Safety

The Maine DOT is halting the use of fog sealant on state roads after an investigation determined that the slick road surface—presumed to be a result…
December 03, 2019
road safety variable message sign
Image: Vlad Lazarenko [CCA-3.0] via Wikimedia Commons
Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently announced the installation of an additional 300 electronic message boards and traffic cameras along major traffic…
December 02, 2019
The Michigan DOT said the left two lanes on northbound I-75 from 13 1/2 Mile to 14 Mile roads in Oakland County will need to replaced, even though…
November 27, 2019
The Vulcan Barrier from Trinity Highway is a longitudinal redirecting steel barrier that can be employed for any road or bridge construction zone…
November 07, 2019
Washington DOT identifies failing steel beam on S.R. 99 Aurora Bridge
Photo: WSDOT Twitter
The Washington DOT (WSDOT) has begun putting together a repair plan in response to its discovery of a failing steel stringer beam on the S.R. 99…
October 29, 2019
National Roadway Safety Awards winners 2019
Image: Roadway Safety Foundation (@RoadwaySafetyFn) via Twitter
The Federal Highway Administration and the Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) recently honored seven highway projects with National Roadway Safety…
October 28, 2019
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) determined during a public board meeting held this week that the probable cause of the Florida…
October 23, 2019
Protecting Roadside First Responders Act
Image courtesy: Kansas DOT
A new bill has been introduced in Congress called the Protecting Roadside First Responders Act, which is designed by bill sponsors Sen. Dick Durbin (…
October 21, 2019
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