Posts Tagged ‘highway safety’

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

January 13th, 2011

FOCUS ON SEATBELTS

8 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Utah traffic related fatalities are the lowest in 36 years, but there’s no low that’s too low. Out of the…

November 10th, 2010

UDOT LIFESAVER GETS A SWEET AWARD

7 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

Robert Hull has Zero tolerance for traffic fatalities. As UDOT’s Engineer for Traffic and Safety, Hull has spearheaded many ambitious…

November 1st, 2010

FLYING STEEL AND FREEWAYS: NOT A GOOD MIX

1 Comment, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

A UDOT sponsored press event aimed at reminding motorists to prevent freeway litter featured a story about a flying chunk…

July 19th, 2010

DO THE LOCOMOTION

2 Comments, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

UDOT’s brand new rest stop echoes Tucker’s railroad past. Dave Babcock, Fleet Manager in UDOT Region 4′s Price Office wrote this…

July 14th, 2010

PAINTING OVER GRAFFITI

8 Comments, Preserve Infrastructure, by Catherine Higgins.

Graffiti vandals are getting better at defacing structures along state routes but UDOT workers are right on their heels. “Some…

May 25th, 2010

MAKE IT CLICK

1 Comment, Uncategorized, by Catherine Higgins.

From May 24 through June 6, local and state law enforcement agencies will be conducting highly visible extended effort to enforce Utah’s seatbelt law by issuing citations to drivers who don’t buckle up. A