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Information for News Media

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The National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse is perhaps the world’s largest online resource on roadway construction safety. Since 1998, the clearinghouse has provided assistance to more than 500,000 users from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and 27 countries around the world.  This page is intended to provide a brief overview of what we have on this web site that might serve the need of the media.


The National Work Zone Safety Information ClearinghouseCone About the Clearinghouse - Includes information on mission and history of the clearinghouse. A clearinghouse brochure is also available. 

Cone News Releases - Includes work zone related news releases that are issued by the clearinghouse and other agencies. 

The following are the news releases that announced the awards received by the clearinghouse.

Cone Laws & Regulations - Includes federal and state laws that are related to work zones.

Cone Crash Data - Includes data on work zone fatalites from 1982 on. 

Cone National Work Zone Awareness Week - A national event, held annually in the second week of April, dedicated to promote safety in work zones. 



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Modified: 5/24/2011