WHAT DOES RURAL AMERICA NEED? -- A TOTAL COMMITMENT TO HIGHWAY SAFETY

The author, a State Traffic Engineer with the North Carolina Department of Transportation, discusses the ways in which citizens and state and local authorities can improve highway safety in rural areas. Topics include: replacement of damaged guardrails; replacement of downed stop signs; annual inspections of all traffic signs and controls; checking for obstructions of road signs (such as trees); install railroad signal crossings and paint existing ones with reflective paint; and so on.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: p. 167-174

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00715442
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jan 2 1996 12:00AM