Work Zones Need Detailed Research, Planning, and Technology to be Made SafeAbstract:
After significant pauses in travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans are expected to return to their on-the-go lifestyles. At the same time, trends in increased home deliveries and initiatives like the American Jobs Plan could result in more active work zones on the roads, at airports, and on rails than in the recent past. This article details some of TRB’s valuable resources that can contribute to simultaneously keeping traffic moving and the workforce safe.
Publication Date: May 10, 2021
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Publication Types: Books, Reports, Papers, and Research Articles
Topics: Intelligent Transportation Systems; Lighting; Speed Control; Temporary Traffic Control; Warning Systems; Work Zone Safety; Worker Safety