Tailor Your Safety Training for Winter Slow Period

Tailor Your Safety Training for Winter Slow Period

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA  Winter is coming, which means transportation construction work is slowing in many parts of the country. And that makes it a good time for industry professionals to think about safety training and certification. ARTBA offers an...
Getting Ready for MUTCD Review Period

Getting Ready for MUTCD Review Period

By Brad Sant, senior vice president of safety & education, ARTBA The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Sept. 26 repealed a procurement rule that for 103 years prohibited state and local governments from using patented or proprietary products on highway and...
Save the Date: 2020 National Work Zone Management Conference   

Save the Date: 2020 National Work Zone Management Conference  

By Brad Sant, senior vice president of safety & education, ARTBA The biennial National Work Zone Management Conference will be held Sept. 22-24, 2020, in Herndon, Va. The event, which is hosted by the ARTBA Foundation-managed National Work Zone Safety Information...
Transportation Construction – A Pioneer in Safety

Transportation Construction – A Pioneer in Safety

By Brad Sant, senior vice president of safety & education, ARTBA The transportation construction industry can point to many projects and devices that have been used throughout its history to improve safety for both workers and roadway users.  This year marks the...
Contractors Receive 2019 National Safety Awards

Contractors Receive 2019 National Safety Awards

Matt Haynie accepts the Contractor Safety Award for first-time winner OMNI Engineering. ARTBA Senior Vice President of Safety & Education Brad Sant, left, and ARTBA Foundation Chairman Paul Yarossi of HNTB Holdings, right.  By Eileen Houlihan, senior...