Catalog of effective treatments to improve driver and worker safety at short-term work zones

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"This report catalogs several devices that were found to be effective at improving driver and worker safety at short-term work zones. The services include are: fluorescent yellow-green worker vests and hard hat covers, portable variable message signs, speed display trailers, fluorescent orange roll-up signs, radar drones, and retroreflective magnetic strips for work vehicles. The catalog provides a brief description of each treatment, along with a summary of the treatment's effectiveness, and recommendations for its use at short-term work zones."

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v, 11 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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Fontaine, Michael D. & Hawkins, H. Gene January 2001.

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  • Main Title: Catalog of effective treatments to improve driver and worker safety at short-term work zones
  • Alternate Title: Investigation and evaluation of newly developed and innovative traffic control devices for application at construction work zones to alert drivers and/or workers"
  • Series Title: Research report (Austin, Tex.)

Description

"This report catalogs several devices that were found to be effective at improving driver and worker safety at short-term work zones. The services include are: fluorescent yellow-green worker vests and hard hat covers, portable variable message signs, speed display trailers, fluorescent orange roll-up signs, radar drones, and retroreflective magnetic strips for work vehicles. The catalog provides a brief description of each treatment, along with a summary of the treatment's effectiveness, and recommendations for its use at short-term work zones."

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v, 11 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.

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"January 2001."

"Product 1879-3."

"Report no. FHWA/TX-01/1879-3"--Technical rept. documentation p.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 11).

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  • January 2001

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  • September 1999 - August 2000

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Fontaine, Michael D. & Hawkins, H. Gene. Catalog of effective treatments to improve driver and worker safety at short-term work zones, book, January 2001; College Station, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth326777/: accessed September 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.