NSC expo
Subscribe or Register
View Cart  

Earn recertification points from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals by taking a quiz about this issue.

What's Your Opinion?

Has an employer ever asked you to do something that violated your code of ethics as a safety professional?

Take the poll and add your comment.

Vote   Results

Get the news that's
important to you.

Sign up for Safety+Health’s free monthly newsletters on:

  • Construction
  • Health Care Workers
  • Manufacturing
  • Mining, Oil and Gas
  • Office Safety Tips
  • Transportation
  • Worker Health and Wellness
  • Subscribe today

    National Work Zone Awareness Week begins April 23

    April 18, 2012

    • / Print
    • Reprints
    • Text Size:
      A A

    St. Louis – The American Traffic Safety Services Association is kicking off National Work Zone Awareness Week at a St. Louis event on April 23 to bring attention to injuries and fatalities suffered by motorists or workers in U.S. work zones.

    The event is scheduled to feature Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez and will include a ceremony to award the Missouri Department of Transportation for its work zone awareness activities.

    National Work Zone Awareness Week (April 23-27) also is coordinated by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials and the Federal Highway Administration. Some states may choose to conduct additional work zone safety awareness weeks or events throughout parts of April or May, according to an ATSSA press release.

    Post a comment to this article

    Safety+Health welcomes comments that promote respectful dialogue. Please stay on topic. Comments that contain personal attacks, profanity or abusive language – or those aggressively promoting products or services – will be removed. We reserve the right to determine which comments violate our comment policy.