Safety Circuit Rider Program Workplan for 2018

The proposed activities for the 2018 Safety Circuit Rider program include: (1) Organize and coordinate multidisciplinary Road Safety Assessment (RSA) efforts for local agencies; (2) Conduct on-site, on-call training in work zone and flagger safety; (3) Organize, coordinate and moderate the annual multidisciplinary Local Road Safety Workshops; (4) Provide support for the Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau (GTSB) High Five program, including coordination with county engineers and conducting RSAs; (5) Plan and facilitate traffic safety workshops on topics such as crash history, safety countermeasures, data mining, etc; (6) Conduct on-call training and outreach on topics such as signing, marking, and retroreflectivity; (7) Assist in planning and provide instruction for the annual Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) Work Zone Safety Workshop series; (8) Participate in association meetings and conferences and provide safety presentations, demonstrations, and moderator services when requested; (9) Develop articles on safety-related topics for use in newsletters and other publications; (10) Provide technical assistance to and feedback on safety-related questions received from local agencies; (11) Serve on safety-related committees at the request of the Iowa DOT (e.g., HSIP-Secondary, SHSP, etc.); and (12) Manage safety-related equipment loan program (digital ball banks, retroreflectometer).

    Language

    • English

    Project

    • Status: Active
    • Funding: $75000
    • Contract Numbers:

      Addendum 648

    • Sponsor Organizations:

      Iowa Department of Transportation

      800 Lincoln Way
      Ames, IA  United States  50010
    • Managing Organizations:

      Iowa State University, Ames

      Center for Transportation Research and Education
      2711 South Loop Drive, Suite 4700
      Ames, IA  United States  50010-8664
    • Project Managers:

      Laaser-Webb, Jan

    • Performing Organizations:

      Iowa State University, Ames

      Center for Transportation Research and Education
      2711 South Loop Drive, Suite 4700
      Ames, IA  United States  50010-8664
    • Principal Investigators:

      Veneziano, David

    • Start Date: 20180101
    • Expected Completion Date: 20181231
    • Actual Completion Date: 0

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    Filing Info

    • Accession Number: 01665526
    • Record Type: Research project
    • Source Agency: Iowa Department of Transportation
    • Contract Numbers: Addendum 648
    • Files: RiP, STATEDOT
    • Created Date: Apr 2 2018 12:57PM