Various methods of controlling traffic through construction zones are examined. The accident statistics concerning construction flagging are summarized, indicating the need for improvements in construction flagging techniques. A research methodology is presented for implementing and evaluating several flagging techniques.
September 13, 2007
Anthony Ifie, Jimmie Hinze.
Washington State Transportation Center (TRAC)
- # of Pages: 131 p., 2 040 KB (PDF)
- Subject: Accidents, Construction sites, Evaluation, Flaggers, Highways, Road construction workers, Statistics, Two lane highways,
Work zone traffic control.
- Keywords: Construction flagging, traffic control, flagging techniques.
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