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Please join the Joint Safety Leadership Team in kicking off 2017 with a safety webinar and work group meeting on January 26, 2017; you do not need to be a work group member to participate in the webinar:
1:00-3:00 PM EST (the webinar will run approximately 1.5 hours, to be followed by NLTAPA Safety Work Group discussion)
Traffic Signing Basics and Traffic Engineering Studies Webinar
Providing proper, consistent, and useful traffic signs along our roadways provides valuable information and notification of changes ahead on the road so that motorists can safely navigate to their destination.
This webinar will provide an overview of roadway signs and the related engineering studies as found in the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD).
Topics to be covered are:
• Brief overview of roadway signs and related engineering studies
• Curve speed studies and advisory speed plaques
• Proper sign location
• Sign size and consistency of sign size
• Specialty warning signs, are they allowed?
• School and pedestrian crossing signs
Nicole Frankl, Nebraska LTAP Director
Ted Green, P.E., New Jersey LTAP Program Engineer
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Conference phone number: 877-535-2644
Participant Access Code: 4653621399
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Title: Safety Webinar & Work Group Meeting
Start Date (EST): 1:00 pm January 26, 2017
End Time (EST): 3:00 pm January 26, 2017
Description: Signing Basics & Engineering Studies Webinar, followed by a Safety Work Group meeting and update