Safety

Safety is a top priority with everyone involved in the road- and bridge-building market. The Safety Channel is a reflection of the commitment to reduce injuries and fatalities at the jobsite. Enhancing this section is Roads & Bridges' continued partnership with the American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA). ATSSA has represented companies and individuals in the traffic control and roadway safety industry for 35 years. Over 1,800 members provide the majority of safety features, services and materials used on the nation's roadways.

South Carolina DOT announces $562M in road paving projects for next year
Image: South Carolina DOT
The South Carolina DOT (SCDOT) has announced plans for an additional $562 million in road pavement and resurfacing projects for the coming fiscal…
June 22, 2020
As we start to adjust to our new circumstances caused by COVID-19, companies operating in the transportation construction sector must also plan for…
June 18, 2020
West Virginia announces commitment to Wheeling Streetscape project
Image: Office of Gov. Jim Justice
The West Virginia DOT (WVDOT) recently affirmed the state's commitment to the Wheeling Streetscape project, which has been under development for two…
June 15, 2020
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Become an ATSSA member and connect your business with the industry. Join over 12,000 industry professionals already benefitting from the ATSSA…
June 15, 2020
This week we discuss how the “new normal” is directly impacting projects. What hurdles are being encountered on jobsites and have any new design…
June 15, 2020
PART 1 – What does the “New Normal” look like for construction in the public sector? As businesses are pivoting in response to COVID-19, a “new…
June 11, 2020
Pa. Turnpike layoffs, Iowa looking at project delays, Ohio crews struck roadside, and more
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The Pennsylvania Turnpike is laying off 500 fare collectors as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, turning to a cashless, all-electronic tolling…
June 05, 2020
The SafetyWall ADA-compliant pedestrian 6-ft barricade is ideal for creating accessible zones and queues. This barricade can now be fitted with…
May 27, 2020
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