Traffic Safety

This page contains all content items from Roads & Bridges and Traffic & Transit concerned with traffic safety.

During the annual National Pedestrian Safety Month taking place in October, the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is stepping up its…
October 20, 2021
A host of pilot programs underway in Austin, Texas, aim to improve roadway safety by leveraging high- and low- technology solutions. They are part of…
October 18, 2021
The Roadway Safety Foundation (RSF) recently honored seven projects with National Roadway Safety Awards for 2021. The biennial awards program—…
October 11, 2021
NCDOT study finds long-life pavement markings decrease crashes
Image: NCDOT
A study from the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) shows a reduction in serious crashes after rural roads were striped with long-…
October 07, 2021
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The Rumble Hog is a 3-in-1 multi-purpose machine that can grind away pavement markings, groove roadway surfaces for inlaid pavement markings, or cut…
September 29, 2021
The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) this week announced two qualified teams have been selected to compete for the contract to design…
September 22, 2021
WSDOT State Route 104 test site (wet, dusk) demonstrates the difference between traditional all glass beads and the wet performing bead mix.
WSDOT State Route 104 test site (wet, dusk) demonstrates the difference between traditional all glass beads and the wet performing bead mix.
Consider the following outrageous hypothetical situation: “When it rains at night, new high-tech headlights automatically reduce their light output…
September 17, 2021
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan this week announced more than $12 million in federal highway safety grants as part of a statewide focus to prevent motor…
September 14, 2021
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