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Cat: Work Zones

Policies, equipment, devices, best practices for minimizing delay and enhancing safety during highway construction and maintenance operations. NCHRP Report 350. Crash Worthiness of Workzone Appurtenances. Descriptions and contact information for workzone safety campaign programs and materials.

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Accommodating Pedestrians in Work Zones [pdf] [12264] ?

Tips to prevent pedestrian accidents in work zones

Assessment of Advanced Warning Signs for Flagging Operations [1908] ?

Result of flagging study on signing in workzones

Building Safer Highway Work Zones [14867] ?

Measures to prevent worker injuries from vehicles and equipment

Dangers of Highway Work Zones [5969] ?

Hazards Inside the Work Zone

Flagger Safety [pdf] [24985] ?

Requirements for the State of Washington

Highway Safety Garment Classifications [19298] ?

Covers the basics about high visibility safety apparel

Highway Work Zone Safety [pdf] [25950] ?

Take these measures into account when designing and operating traffic control and work zones

Highway Work Zones and Signs, Signals, Barricades [27806] ?

Hazard awareness resources for highway, street, bridge, tunnel, utility and other workers for highway infrastructure

Highway Work Zones Safety [21791] ?

Measures to prevent worker injuries from vehicles and equipment

Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) [19343] ?

Basic safety principles governing traffic control in work zones

NE-Nebraska Worker Visibility [pdf] [24984] ?

Standards in use by the State of Nebraska Department of Roads related to workzone safety

Occupational Injuries in Work Zones [12185] ?

Work zone safety statistics for workers

Roadway Safety Technical Materials [12263] ?

Technical assistance materials on the subject of flaggers and materials for roadway safety professionals

Safe Speeds in Work Zones [pdf] [9007] ?

Problem: Speeding in work zones causes injuries and fatalities

Safety Plans for Construction Work Zones [37001] ?

There are a number of general areas of emphasis that should be addressed as part of any work zone safety efforts

State Flagging Requirements [12278] ?

State requirements for flaggers involved in work zone traffic control

State MUTCD's & Traffic Control Devices [12279] ?

Information on the States' web sites where electronic documents related to traffic control devices can be accessed

Traffic Control Person Codes of Practice [pdf] [24791] ?

Northwest Territories requirements

Traffic Control Safety [pdf] [27291] ?

Safety practices shall be followed where a hazard exists because of traffic or haulage conditions at work sites

Work Zone Best Practices Guidebook [12286] ?

These practices were collected from those observed during a work zone scanning tour of 26 states

Work Zone Devices [12273] ?

FHWA guidance on crashworthy work zone traffic control devices

Work Zone Fatalities [9008] ?

Statistics about crashes in work zones in the USA

Work Zone Safety [25768] ?

Highway work zones are among the most dangerous worksites in the construction industry

Work Zone Safety & Traffic Control with a Work Area [30194] ?

Setting up work zones as protection from oncoming vehicular traffic

Work Zone Safety - Federal Regulations [12261] ?

FHWA and OSHA rules and regulations affecting work zone safety

Work Zone Safety and Mobility Rule [12262] ?

Published on September 9, 2004 in the Federal Register

Work Zone Safety Clearinghouse [12282] ?

Links to information about work zone safety research projects in the USA

Updated Work Zone Safety Equipment [12259] ?

Database contains records of traffic control devices and safety technology used in work zones

Work Zone Safety Inspection Checklist [pdf] [21719] ?

A highway workzone safety checklist

Updated Work Zone Safety Program [14812] ?

Materials to be used to institute a work zone safety program

Updated Work Zone Safety Program [14811] ?

As implemented by the State of North Carolina

Work Zone Safety tips [12283] ?

The fundamentals of work zone safety & concepts of flagging in a work zone

Work Zone Safety Training Database [12275] ?

Description of courses, programs, workshops, etc. on work zone safety

Work Zone Traffic Safety [8949] ?

MUTCD Recommendations on Sign Spacing for Advance Warning Signs


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