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    June 04, 2018 - 02:14 PM
    ATSSA, Roadway, Transportation, Infrastructure

TRIP report highlights Georgia roadway transportation projects, additional funding needed

A press conference held last week by the Georgia Transportation Alliance and TRIP, a national transportation research group, highlighted the need for increased transportation funding to improve roadways and enhance safety.

TRIP released ...

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    June 20, 2018 - 02:03 PM
    ATSSA, Innovation, Transportation

Applications now open for ATSSA 2019 Leadership Program

Inspire. Motivate. Empower.

Be a leader in the roadway safety industry and develop your skills by participating in ATSSA’s 2019 Leadership Program.

The three-day training is for ATSSA members only and will be hel...

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    December 20, 2017 - 08:08 PM
    FHWA, Innovation, Transportation

FHWA seeks ideas for Every Day Counts-5

Initiative fast tracks deployment of selected innovations to advance state highways
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is currently seeking innovations and processes for the fifth round of Every Day Counts (EDC-5) from ...

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    January 10, 2018 - 05:01 PM
    ATSSA, Innovation, Press Release, Transportation

Winners of Traffic Control Device Challenge announced at TRB Annual Meeting

Students across U.S. competed in ATSSA/TRB competition to address wrong-way driving

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. (Jan. 10, 2018) – The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA), in partnership with the National Academy o...

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    June 13, 2018 - 02:26 PM
    ATSSA, Roadway, Transportation

Recent survey data highlights importance of work zone safety, ATSSA training

A recent survey showed that 54% of highway contractors in the United States reported vehicles crashing into their work zones in the past year. That same survey also showed that 48% of those reported work zone crashes involved a vehicle driver or p...

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    October 16, 2017 - 12:48 PM
    Government, Press Release, Transportation

New Jersey transportation official tapped by Trump to head FMCSA

President Trump announced plans to nominate Raymond Martinez to be the Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on Sept. 26.
The current chairman and chief administrator of the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission and...

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    March 13, 2018 - 02:35 PM
    Roadway, Transportation, Infrastructure

TRIP report shows increase in injuries, fatalities for older drivers

The last report from ...

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    June 01, 2018 - 03:41 PM
    ATSSA, Roadway, Transportation, Infrastructure

Task Force 13 holds 2018 Spring Meeting, addresses issues with roadway infrastructure

The Task Force 13 (TF13) 2018 Spring Meeting was held in April in Lincoln, Nebraska, following the Midwest Pooled Fund Program.

The program allows Departments of Transportation (DOTs), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) divisions, and...

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    October 24, 2017 - 05:46 PM
    ATSSA, Innovation, Transportation

TRB – ATSSA Traffic Control Device Challenge wins award

The jointly sponsored Transportation Research Board (TRB) – ATSSA Traffic Control Device (TCD) Challenge has won recognition for its project partner, the Committee on Traffic Control Devices as a TRB “2018 Blue Ribbon Committee.”...

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    May 24, 2017 - 01:17 PM
    Government, Transportation, Infrastructure

Not a gas crisis. A transportation crisis.

A recent headline in The Daily Caller read, “Californians are revolting against dems who voted for gas tax hike.”

According to the article, the so-called revolt began following Democratic state Senator Josh Newman’s vot...

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