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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Geospatial Transportation Mapping Association logo
The purpose of GTMA is to promote the best interests of the geospatial transportation mapping industry and to enhance our ability to provide…
Nearly 3,000 cars, trucks and buses equipped with “connected” Wi-Fi technology to enable vehicles and infrastructure to “talk” to each other in real-…
August 22, 2012
In 2005, the federal government put in place the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU)…
August 02, 2012
New Hampshire has introduced a new program with the lofty goal of cutting crash-related deaths to zero. The "Driving Toward Zero" program, a…
July 16, 2012
Washington’s Metro radio system is deeply flawed, according to the Washington Examiner. The system is plagued with dead spots throughout its network…
November 11, 2011
Major traffic incidents on the freeway typically cause significant traffic delays, extensive queues and roadway capacity reduction due to partial or…
July 14, 2009
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Bekaert logo
Bekaert is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We aspire to be the preferred supplier for our…
Motorists nationwide should begin seeing improved traffic signing within the next year as new standards for highway sign performance are adopted. The…
January 22, 2008
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