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Can Drivers Do More to Protect Roadside Workers?

Last month, an accident shut down an entire highway feeder road in Montgomery County, Texas. However, the accident was not an ordinary car crash. Rather, a car caused a work zone accident when the driver slammed into a man working on a sewer. According to the police report, the sewer worker was behind his pump truck, clearing the lines when…
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Spring Heralds Road Construction Awareness in Texas

Speeding through work zones is dangerous for motorists and construction workers alike. To draw attention to the dangers, National Work Zone Awareness Week is being observed from April 23 – 27. The Texas Department of Transportation along with the Federal Highway Administration has a message for all motorists “Drive Smart and Arrive Alive.” The campaign remembers victims and seeks to…
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