Transportation Construction Continues in Most States; Industry Taking Steps to Ensure Worker Safety as Business Impacts Felt, National Survey FindsAbstract:
According to a recent survey of American Road & Transportation Builders Association members, the majority of transportation design and construction projects continue across the country while transportation construction firms take necessary precautions to protect their workforce from COVID-19. However, survey respondents feel the effects of the pandemic. Nearly 75 percent are expecting some or major financial impacts on their businesses. They urge congress to pass a multi-year transportation funding bill to help the economic recovery.