Guidance for the Use of Temporary Rumble Strips in Work ZonesAbstract:
The document examines the effectiveness of temporary rumble strips when used in work zones. It summarizes information on different types and configurations of temporary rumble strips for work zones and their benefits and limitations. The document is intended to provide guidance to agencies on appropriate uses of temporary rumble strips in work zones and present key aspects to consider before and during implementation.
Advantages and Disadvantages of Temporary Rumble Strips in Work Zones, Types and Effectiveness of Temporary Rumble Strips, When and How to Implement Temporary Rumble Strips in Work Zones, Rumble Strip Parameters and Vehicle Parameters to Consider, Challenges and Special Considerations.
Policy development, planning, and construction.
State and local DOT leadership, engineers, lead district engineers, contractor staff implementing highway work zones, and staff charged with device procurement.
8.5×11 color Guidebook. Portable document format (PDF)
Publication Date: 2013
Full Text URL: Link to URL
For a hard copy, contact ATSSA, 540-368-1701, [email protected].
State Examples for the Application of Portable Temporary Rumble Strips (PTRS) in Work Zones is also available.
Topics: Temporary Rumble Strips; Temporary Traffic Control