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.

Wrong-way driving is an evergreen issue for transportation providers worldwide. Resulting crashes, while a small percentage of overall accident…
July 14, 2020
Construction and infrastructure projects will, by nature, involve employee stressors including limited opportunities for social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Construction and infrastructure projects will, by nature, involve employee stressors including limited opportunities for social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Our Employees Are Our Most Valuable Resource.” Who among us has not heard this mantra? It is typically a prominent feature on most companies’…
July 14, 2020
Even though work zones are a necessary part of maintaining and upgrading our nation’s highways, they continue to cause congestion and crashes. While…
The Missouri DOT and Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety find themselves in deep dismay over the current number of statewide traffic fatalities in…
July 01, 2020
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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