New safety video produced on safe flagging practices.
Eight animated safety training videos produced based on National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH) reports explaining worker deaths and providing recommendations to avoid and prevent similar fatalities.
Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Work Zone Training Grants program online Learning Management System established.
(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is turning up the heat on Congress this week with the launch of television, print and radio ads about the critical need to find a permanent solution for the federal Highway Trust Fund (HTF). Both campaigns in key media outlets precede the May 31 deadline to extend [...]
New Wave of ARTBA-APTA Radio Campaign Focuses on Members of Congress & Their Staffs on D.C. Radio Ad Part of “Infrastructure Week” Activities
(WASHINGTON)—The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and American Public Transportation Association (APTA) today launched the second wave of their radio campaign telling Congress to fix federal transportation funding and find a permanent solution for the federal Highway Trust Fund (HTF). The 30-second spot will air on WTOP—Washington, D.C.’s, top-rated news talk radio station—multiple [...]
(Washington, D.C.)— Voting for a gas tax increase to fund transportation investments has not hurt Republicans or Democrats at the ballot box, a new political analysis shows. Ninety-five percent of all Republican state legislators who voted to increase their state gas tax to fund transportation improvements in 2013 and 2014 and ran for re-election last [...]
Congressional Letter Shows Broad Bipartisan Support for Highway Trust Fund Solution & Timely Passage of a Long-term Transportation Bill, TCC Says
Letter Generates Majority Support in Both Parties for Action (WASHINGTON, D.C.)—A letter authored by Rep. Reid Ribble (R-Wis.), Rep. Tom Reed (R-N.Y.), Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) and Rep. Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-N.J.), and signed by nearly 300 members of the House of Representatives shows widespread support for fixing the Highway Trust Fund and quick action [...]