Traffic Safety

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) today adopted new rules for the 5.9 GHz band to make new spectrum available for unlicensed uses, such as…
November 18, 2020
Kansas DOT demonstrates disaster response, inspections using drones
Image: Kansas DOT via Twitter (@KDOTHQ)
The Kansas DOT’s (KDOT) Division of Aviation completed a field exercise recently in Rossville to demonstrate the capabilities of drones being used…
November 06, 2020
Arizona DOT says dust detection and warning system working as designed
Image: Arizona DOT
With its first monsoon season under its belt, the Arizona DOT (ADOT) says data shows that the agency's dust detection and warning system is working …
November 05, 2020
Leaders of the Mid America Association of State Transportation Officials (MAASTO) are calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) should…
November 03, 2020
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently released data showing a decrease in traffic deaths nationwide during 2019 as…
October 19, 2020
As reported by the Associated Press, traffic deaths in the U.S. fell for the third consecutive year in 2019, according to the National Highway…
October 02, 2020
Caltrans tests wrong-way driver pavement markings in San Diego
Image: Caltrans
The California DOT (Caltrans) this week is launching a new yearlong pilot project to reduce wrong-way driving incidents in San Diego by installing…
September 17, 2020
Last year, more than 38,000 people died in car crashes in the U.S. and about 4.4 million people were injured seriously enough to require medical…
July 15, 2020
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