What is the Zipper Merge? Illinois Law Brings Technique to Highways, RulebookAuthor/Presenter: Varon, Roz
With construction season approaching, the Illinois Department of Transportation wants drivers to use the zipper merge technique when approaching lane closures. Experts believe that is the quickest way to get through construction sites and entrances on highways during busy season. A new law for 2020 mandates the zipper merge be included in this year’s Illinois Rules of the Road handbook.