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.

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
Precautionary measure against coronavirus on public transit
Image: Patrick Cashin / MTA New York City Transit via Flickr
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) this week issued a safety advisory with recommended actions to reduce the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19)…
April 15, 2020
Roadway infrastructure is often talked about in terms of dollars and cents, but the reality is that every road project puts human lives on the line.…
March 26, 2020
The editors of Traffic & Transit were on hand at ATSSA's 2020 Traffic Expo and New Products Rollout. ATSSA selected 20 companies to participate…
February 28, 2020
Bone Systems Smart Solutions for Wrong Way Driving (SSFWWD)
Bone Systems Smart Solutions for Wrong Way Driving (SSFWWD) was among the products on display at the 2020 ATSSA Traffic Expo.
Now that the 2020 ATSSA Traffic Expo—a 50th anniversary gathering of the best and brightest in traffic safety and road safety technology developments…
February 28, 2020
The editors of Traffic & Transit were on hand at ATSSA's 2020 Traffic Expo and New Products Rollout. ATSSA selected 20 companies to participate…
February 26, 2020
FTA announces research funding for rail transit, bus operator safety projects
Image: Federal Transit Administration
The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) this week announced the availability of $9.3 million in research funding for innovative projects that will…
February 14, 2020
Ohio DOT expands funding for local transportation safety projects
Image: Ohio DOT
Thanks to the recent increase in the state motor vehicle fuel tax, the Ohio DOT (ODOT) says it is making it easier for local governments to fund much…
February 05, 2020
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