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Guidelines on Use of Law Enforcement in Work Zones


Guidelines on Use of Uniformed Law Enforcement (Subpart K) describes good practices for use of law enforcement to improve work zone safety and mobility. The document is intended to assist highway agencies and contractors in determining when enforcement should be used, how it should be used, and how a work zone enforcement program can be funded and managed. The document addresses regulatory language regarding law enforcement use in work zones, differences in enforcement philosophies, types of work zone enforcement strategies, determination of when and where to use enforcement in work zones, officer deployment within the work zone, enforcement considerations during work zone planning and design, and administration considerations of work zone enforcement.

Modules Covered:
Work Zone Mobility and Safety (Subpart K) Use of Uniformed Law Enforcement

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Target Audience:
Agency/Owner, Engineers, Contractors

Language Available:

Roadway Safety Consortium
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