NJLTAP – Roadside Safety Features
- August 28
- 8:30 am–3:30 pm
This course is designed to help local road agencies, engineers and public works personnel reduce the incident of traffic crashes through the application of practical low cost “best safety practices” geared to local/rural roads. Many of these best practices feature the efficient use of traffic control devices and can be incorporated into routine day-to-day activities.
The course focuses on the implementation of safety strategies described in FHWA’s Toolbox of Countermeasures and Their Potential Effectiveness for Roadway Departure Crashes, Intersection Crashes, and Pedestrian Crashes.
• Making roads safer, separating myths from reality
• How to read a road
• The U in the MUTCD
• Safer horizontal curve s
• Safer roadsides
• Safer intersection s
• Safety for pedestrians
• Systemic approach to safety
• Inspection and maintenance of traffic control devices
• Is your old road ready for today’s car?
Instructor: Ted Green, P.E.
Audience: Local city/county road agency officials and staff responsible for local road maintenance.
6 technical CEUs DCA CPWM
Withdrawal Policy: In the event that you are unable to attend a program for any reason, please note you must submit your withdrawal in writing at least 72 hours in advance of the start of a program to receive a refund. If am emailed or faxed withdrawal is not received by our department, the full program fee will be charged and is nonrefundable. A phone call asking for withdrawal is not sufficient.