Work Zone Death Reports: Flagger Fatally Injured When Struck by a Car at a Highway Work Zone / Reporte de Muertes en las Zonas de Trabajo: Banderero muere al ser atropellado por vehículo en obra de construcción de autopistasAbstract:
This brochure provides a case report on a flagger who was working with a state maintenance team to install a new roadside information sign, and was struck by a motorist travelling at a speed of 50-60 mph. It provides insight and tips to management and workers on how to avoid this type of situation and ensure a safe working environment for all.
Publication Date: 2011
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The Spanish version of this brochure, published in 2015, is available at https://workzonesafety.org/files/documents/public_awareness/work_zone_death_report_flagger_fatality-Spanish.pdf.
Topics: Crash Reports; Flaggers; Work Zone Safety; Worker Safety