To answer this important question, FHWA awarded a $1 million research grant to Laborers' Health and Safety Fund of North America to perform a "Work Zone Injury Evaluation." This 4-year grant, which … [Read more...] about How to Reduce Work Zone Injuries?
Federal Highway Administration, Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center
Although roundabouts have been in widespread use in other countries for a number of years, it is only during the past few years that their application in the United States has received increased … [Read more...] about Roundabouts: An Informational Guide
This report presents the implementation and evaluation of four techniques for improving the effectiveness of speed zoning in construction areas on multilane freeways. The techniques are (a) the … [Read more...] about Speed Control Through Work Zones: Techniques Evaluation and Implementation Guidelines
Emphasis on work zone safety and improving the identification of work zone problems has been increased by recent legislation and federal programs. There is a critical need for better data related to … [Read more...] about Investigation of Highway Work Zone Crashes
This report is a synthesis of research findings and current practices in the design, selection and application of rumble strips at work zones. The information is based on a review of research reports … [Read more...] about Work Zone Traffic Management Synthesis: Use of Rumble Strips in Work Zones
This report is a synthesis of research findings and current practices in the selection and application of arrow panels in work zones. The information presented here is based on a review of research … [Read more...] about Work Zone Traffic Management Synthesis: Selection and Application of Flashing Arrow Panels