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 survey, released by the National Safety Council, points to extremely high levels of exhaustion and multiple safety risks
The survey, released by the National Safety Council, points to extremely high levels of exhaustion and multiple safety risks
According to a new survey by the National Safety Council (NSC), 97% of trucking, rail, air and other transportation-related company employers are…
October 03, 2018
Maryland DOT teams with Dept. of Agriculture on driver/farmer road sharing safety
Maryland DOT teams with Dept. of Agriculture on driver/farmer road sharing safety
One aspect of rural driving that perhaps of oft-ignored, or at best misunderstood, is the degree to which regular traffic must accommodate not just…
October 02, 2018
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) recently announced that according to department data, crashes, injuries and fatalities…
September 28, 2018
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) this week announced a Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) for at least…
September 14, 2018
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) recently announced $8.4 million in Accelerated Innovation Deployment (AID) Demonstration awards to the…
September 11, 2018
Gov. Scott Walker announced yesterday that 29 agencies across the state of Wisconsin will receive $15.7 million in funding for Transportation…
September 07, 2018
In Lake County, Ohio, winter weather spells trouble for a stretch of I-90 between S.R. 528 and S.R. 44. Over a 10-year span, more than 800 winter…
September 05, 2018
Drivers in the state of Oklahoma could soon be seeing fewer guardrails on the side of the highway, as the Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT…
August 21, 2018
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