Building Safer Work Zones

  According to the federal Department of Transportation, a “work zone is an area of a highway with construction, maintenance, or utility work activities. A work zone is typically marked by signs, channelizing devices, barriers, pavement markings, and/or work vehicles.” There are many hazards that a worker is exposed to when working on bridge, highway, tunnel, utility, and other workers along transportation infrastructures work zones. Runovers, backovers, high noise levels,…