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April 17, 2014

Article: MoDOT Won't Deploy Noisy Work-Zone Warning Device After All

Article: MoDOT Will Use 'Sound Cannons' to Deter Work Zone Speeding

April 15, 2014

Survey: National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse Web Survey

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • ODOT, Ohio Turnpike and Others Call for Work Zone Safety
  • Press Conference: Connecticut’s Work Zone Safety Awareness Week April 7-11, 2014
  • Video: Dept. of Transportation 2014 Work Zone Safety Week Kick-off
  • The Bristol Press: Our View: Obeying the Orange
  • WTNH.com: Think Safety While Driving Through Work Zones 

April 14, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • The Responder: Work Zone Safety Awareness – It’s Our Responsibility
  • CBS Denver: National Work Zone Memorial to Be Displayed at CDOT Headquarters
  • Fox 28: Safety Top Concern for Summer's 2,000 Work Zones on Ohio Roads
  • Boston.com: Drivers Encouraged to Be Safe in Work Zones
  • Media Advisory: RIDOT Director Invites Media to Visit Highway Work Zones this Week
  • ABC27.COM: Work Zone Safety Is Big Business for Midstate Company
  • ABC40: Work Zone Rules to Be Enforced as Construction Season Begins
  • SILive.com: NYC's Work Zone Safety Trailer, with an Eye on Safer Streets, to Debut on Staten Island
  • The Detroit News: Caution in Work Zones Keeps Drivers Safe, too
  • Nashoba Publishing: Construction Season, Work Zone Speed Enforcement Patrols Return to Roadways
  • Kansas First News: National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • The Lufkin News: WHITE: Slow Down, Pay Attention in Work Zones
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: PennDOT Warning to Drivers: Slow Down in Work Zones
  • Fox 28: Drivers Reminded to Be Cautious in Work Zones

Article: Asking Drivers What Information They Need: Radical but Effective

April 11, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • Video: NYC to Crack Down on Reckless Driving in Work Zones
  • Daily Journal Online: Move Over for Work Zones - It's the Law
  • Sioux City Journal: Vigil to Honor VDOT Workers Killed in Work Zones
  • WZTV Fox 17: Law Enforcement Works to Reduce Construction Zone Deaths
  • News and Tribune: No Phone Zone: Ohio River Bridges Project Officials Urge Safe Driving Practices
  • WFLA News Channel 8: Work zone Awareness Week for Texas and Louisiana
  • KSN.com: Kansas DOT Work Zone Awareness Week
  • KSN.com: Orange Is the Color of the Week!
  • ConnectAmarillo.com: TxDOT to Host Work Zone Safety Awareness Week Event
  • KFVS12: Work Zone Awareness Week Highlights Safety
  • KyForward: Distracted Driving Is Focus of Awareness Efforts this Week, as well as Throughout April
  • KSDOT Blogpost: Work Zone Safety: A Costly Mistake
  • Alaska Business Monthly: ADOT&PF Recognizes National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Associated General Contractors, Oregon-Columbia Chapter: Work Zone Crashes: A Regular Occurance for Contractors
  • CentralIllinoisProud.com: National Work Zone Awareness Week Begins
  • Video: Work Zone Awareness Week - April 7 11, 2014
  • TxDOT Video: National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • One News Page Video: National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • KDOT Vide: 2014 Work Zone Event
  • AustinTexas.gov: Mayor Leffingwell proclaims April 7-11 Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Austin Local News: 'Work Zone Awareness Week' Calls Attention to the Safety of Austin's Roads and its Workers
  • Myarklamiss.com: Work Zone Awareness Week
  • OregonCoastDailyNews.com: Work Zone Awareness Week

April 10, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • Maryland State Highway Administration: Open Letter Written by Laurie Moser, Traffic Safety Advocate and Widow of Work Zone Victim
  • US DOT: Work Zone Awareness Week: Slow Down for Orange Cones
  • WTHI-TV News 10: ‘Work Zone Speeding: A Costly Mistake’
  • WBAY-TV: Safety Concerns for Highway 41 Work Zones
  • News 12 Brooklyn: Department of Transportation Unveils New Work Zone Trailers to Help Protect Crews
  • KJZZ: ADOT Asks Motorists to Obey Speed Limits in Construction Zones
  • Fort Worth City News: Slow Down for National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Public Radio Tulsa: ODOT Asks Drivers to Heed Work Zone Speed Limits
  • The Mining Journal: MDOT: Serious Work Zone Injuries Up
  • Twin County News: National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 7-11
  • The Metro Independent: National Work Zone Awareness Week Kicks Off Construction Season
  • WTAW (1620 AM, Newstalk 1620): Slow Down in Work Zones
  • NBC Montana: MHP Urges Drivers to Slow Down in Construction Zones
  • KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2: National Work Zone Safety Awareness Week
  • Fox Bangor - WVII ABC 7: Work Zone Safety Awareness Week

April 9, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • Epoch Times: City Launches Work Zone Watch Program
  • Carson Now: NDOT Builds Memorial Honoring Road Workers Who Died at Nevada Road Project Sites
  • WISHTV.com: Work Zone Awareness: Distracted Driving Video
  • The Informer: Safely Speaking: National Work Zone Safety Week

April 8, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • ARTBA News Release: ARTBA-Supported Awareness Week Highlights Life & Death Consequences of Work Zone Accidents Kick-Off Event Today in Seattle
  • AASHTO News Release: National Work Zone Awareness Week Begins Today
  • Texas A&M Transportation Institute: National Work Zone Awareness Week Focuses on Speed
  • AGC News Release: Forty-Five Percent of Highway Contractors Had Vehicles Crash into Their Construction Work Zones During Past Year, New Study Finds
  • VIDEO: State DOTs Host National Work Zone Awareness Week Events
  • TxDOT News Release: TxDOT Reminds Drivers to Be Safe. Drive Smart or Face Serious Consequences When Driving Through Work Zones
  • Chesterton Tribune: Work Zone Awareness Week as Road Construction Season Begins
  • WICS Newschannel 20: IDOT Begins Work Zone Safety Week
  • ErieTVNews: Work Zone Safety Week Kicks Off Flurry of Construction 
  • WSAZ NewsChannel 3: Ky. Kicks of Work Zone Safety Week for Spring Construction
  • Joplin Independent: High Crash Stats Shown in Work Zones
  • NewsChannel 10: TxDOT Kicks off "Work Zone Safety" Week
  • Rush Lane: National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014 Runs from April 7-11 
  • WPMT FOX43: Motorists Urged to Slow Down, Stay Alert in Pa. Turnpike Work Zones
  • 14 News WFIE: Work Zone Safety Week in Indiana Begins
  • The Navasota Examiner: Motorists Comprise Majority of Work Zone Fatalities Due to Speed, Distraction
  • The Beacon News: Event Stresses Need for Safe Driving in Work Zones
  • KTVN 2 News: NDOT Asks Drivers to be Careful in Road Work Zones
  • Newsradio WOOD: Crashes Down, Injuries Up in Michigan's Road Construction Zones Last Year
  • News Release: Florida Recognizes National Work Zone Awareness Week with Reduction in Fatalities and Injuries
  • Oregon State Police: National Work Zone Awareness Week - April 7 - 11, 2014: OSP Troopers Working to Keep Workers & Travelers Safe
  • Capital Soup News: Florida Recognizes National Work Zone Awareness Week with Reduction in Fatalities and Injuries
  • Colorado Department of Transportation: National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 7-11, 2014
  • Michigan Department of Transportation: MDOT Releases 2013 Crash Data, Promotes Safety During National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Idaho Transportation Department: ITD Reminds Motorists to Drive Safely in Work Zones: April 7-11 Is National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Maryland Department of Transportation: Governor O’Malley and Lt. Governor Brown Declare April Work Zone Safety Awareness Month
  • Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development: DOTD Holds Press Conference for Work Zone Awareness Week in Baton Rouge
  • Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development: DOTD Highlights April as Highway Safety Awareness Month
  • Washington State Department of Transportation: Work Zone Safety Refresher: See Orange, Slow Down or Pay the Price
  • PRWeb: National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014
  • Montana Department of Transportation: Work Zone Safety Week: April 7-11, 2014
  • MoDOT Video: Work Zone Awareness 2014
  • South Dakota Department of Transportation: Work Zones: National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 7-11
  • WTOP: Va. to Honor Transportation Workers Killed on Job

April 7, 2014

Page Update: The following are available at National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014:

  • WAFF: ALDOT Observes National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Virginia Department of Transportation: National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • PR Newswire: Elite Drivers Provide Tips for Work Zone Awareness Week
  • KMZU: National Work Zone Awareness Week
  • safetylane.org: National Work Zone Awareness Week April 7-11, 2014
  • WISHTV.com: Work Zone Safety Awareness Week Begins Monday
  • The City of New York: Work Zone Awareness Week
  • Safety+Health: National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 7-11
  • Oklahoma Department of Transportation: Oklahoma City Glows Orange as ODOT Reminds Motorists to be Attentive and Follow Speed Limits in Work Zones
  • WTVM.com: 'National Work Zone Awareness Week' Fun Run/Walk
  • Arizona Department of Transportation: National Work Zone Awareness Week Provides Reminders About Risks for Drivers, Passengers, Workers
  • Kansas Department of Tranportation: Orange Is the Color of the Week
  • gardneredge.com: National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 7-11, 2014
  • Associated General Contractors of America: Constructor: Take the 2014 National Work Zone Awareness Survey
  • 14 WFIE: MoDOT to Host Run/Walk for Work Zone Awareness Week
  • KFVS12: National Work Zone Awareness Week, April 7-11
  • Iowa Department of Transportation: New Iowa DOT Construction Website Online Just in Time for National Work Zone Awareness Week – April 7-11
  • Tulsa's Channel 8: Work Zone Safety 

Report: Behavior-based safety on construction sites: A case study

Report: Design and Evaluation of Operational Strategies for Deploying Emergency Response Teams: Dispatching or Patrolling

Report: Work Zone Intelligent Transportation Systems Implementation Guide: Use of Technology and Data for Effective Work Zone Management

 

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