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.

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For over three decades, PSS has developed work zone equipment that helps ensure everyone gets home safely.   Editor's Note: Scranton Gillette…
March 22, 2021
The Delaware DOT (DelDOT), in collaboration with other state and federal agencies, recently unveiled the Delaware 2021-2025 Strategic Highway Safety…
March 09, 2021
First autonomous vehicles tested in Las Vegas without safety driver
Image: Motional
Motional—a joint venture between Hyundai Motor Group and Aptiv—this week announced it is operating driverless vehicles on public roads, becoming one…
February 25, 2021
The South Carolina DOT (SCDOT) will begin construction this week to widen nearly 4.2 miles of U.S. 17 from the Georgia border to the intersection of…
February 22, 2021
A Work Zone Speed Control System was chosen as runner up in ATSSA's 2021 Innovation Awards.
A Work Zone Speed Control System was chosen as runner up in ATSSA's 2021 Innovation Awards. Image: ATSSA
Two exhibitors at ATSSA’s 51st Annual Convention & Traffic Expo received Innovation Awards today in recognition of new products created by their…
February 18, 2021
The Coalition for Future Mobility (CFM) recently sent a letter urging Congress to support legislation that will advance U.S. leadership in the safe…
February 16, 2021
New Jersey officials this week announced $1.8 million in FY 2021 Safe Streets to Transit Program (SSTT) grants for seven municipal projects in…
February 09, 2021
D.C. takes major step in Dave Thomas Circle intersection safety redesign
Image: District DOT
The District DOT (DDOT) in Washington D.C. this week achieved a major milestone in making one of the District’s most notorious intersections—dubbed…
February 02, 2021
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