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|August 24, 2019|
Safety initiative for California highway work zones
SACRAMENTO – (INT) – Caltrans is shifting work schedules in hopes of minimizing fatalities in work zones.
Among three new safety initiatives is the Flexible Work Windows. It involves a reduction in the number of days that crews are exposed to traffic. Crews can work longer hours and fewer days on a project, as opposed to working fewer hours and more days.
Over the past 5-years, 3,000 people were killed nationwide in work zone mishaps
Story Date: July 28, 2019