Posts Tagged ‘highway safety’

If you’ve ever had a flat tire, run out of gas, or driven by a crash on Utah’s roadways, chances…

It’s 4 a.m. While most Utahns are still fast asleep, four people, each with very different lives, all have one…

Drive to Stay Alive and Truck Smart are brought to you by UDOT’s Motor Carrier Division. These two programs have…

Legislators passed this past March HB 328 S1. This bill increases the fines for littering on a highway and increases…

February 11th, 2013

2013 Strategic Direction — Part 4

No Comments, Uncategorized, by Kristen Hoschouer.

This is the fourth and final post in our series about the 2013 Strategic Direction. Please also check out Part…

In 2012, 215 lives were lost on Utah’s roads in car crashes—the lowest Utah traffic fatalities have been since 1959….

March 9th, 2011


1 Comment, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Utah wildlife management experts love this new structure under I-70.   Speaking for herself and other wildlife management experts, USU Assistant Professor…

March 7th, 2011


3 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT partners with other agencies to research, plan and build the right wildlife crossing at the right location.

February 23rd, 2011


6 Comments, Optimize Mobility, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT’s system for helping to optimize travel on I-15 is working, but some bad driving behaviors really cross the double white lines.

UDOT is developing ways of improving the retroreflectivity and application of pavement markings to improve visibility at night and during storms.