Public Service Announcement National Work Zone Awareness Week 2014 …Read more
National Work Zone Awareness Week
April 7-11, 2014
Washington State DOT was selected as the 2014 host for the national "kick off" event which will take place Tuesday, April 8, in Seattle, Wash. The kick-off will take place in conjunction with the ongoing Alaska Way Viaduct Replacement Program. Several high-level transportation officials are expected to participate in the event.
The national theme for National Work Zone Awareness Week is currently under development by the NWZAW National Committee and should be released by December 30. As event information becomes available, it will be posted here.
The NWZAW Executive Committee is made up of representatives from ATSSA, the Federal Highway Administration, AASHTO, ARTBA, AGC, Virginia DOT, Maryland State Highway Administration, the District of Columbia DOT and Washington-DOT.
National Work Zone Awareness Week Posters - Ready to Ship
Orders for 2014 National Work Zone Awareness Week posters have been taken nationwide. A special thanks to the Federal Highway Administration for their assistance in making this year's posters possible. Also, thanks to AASHTO's Communications Office for "getting the word out" to state DOTs regarding the poster's availability. Posters are expected to ship Friday, March 7 to all of those agencies and organizations who requested them. A limited number of posters remain available through the National Work Zone Safety Clearinghouse. Dial (888) 447-5556 for more informat ion.
This year's poster and motto:
Work Zone Speeding: A Costly Mistake
The national kick-off event takes place Tuesday, April 8 in Seattle, Wash., at 10:00 a.m. local time
T-shirts, Pins and Ribbons
The pins and ribbons are to show support of work zone safety and awareness and for NWZAW. The proceeds support the Foundation’s programs – Roadway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program and the National Work Zone Memorial Program.
Order T-shirts click here Ribbons & Pins click here