Guidelines on the Use of Positive Protection in Temporary Traffic Control ZonesAbstract:
This useful reference is a companion document to ATSSA’s “Work Zone Positive Protection Toolbox” (see description below). This guide describes the characteristics of work zones where positive protection is most appropriate; highlights specific, applicable aspects of the Work Zone Rule Subpart K; and provides guidance on how to determine when to use different types of positive protection devices. The document is intended for use by planners, designers, and highway agency decision makers who develop their own individual policies/practices for implementation in the field.
– What are the characteristics of work zones where positive protection is most appropriate?
– How does Work Zone Rule Subpart K apply?
– How do you determine when to use different types of positive protection devices?
The audience for this product is highway agency decision makers that would take it and develop their own individual policies / practices to make design decisions for implementation in field.
4×6 pocket guide on sturdy card stock
Publication Date: 2010
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For a hard copy, contact ATSSA, 540-368-1701, [email protected].
Topics: Temporary Traffic Control; Work Zone Safety; Worker Safety