Work Zone Risk Management: Lessons Learned
An ITE Learning Hub Webinar
Developed by the ITE Transportation Forensics and Risk Management Council
Now available to purchase and stream on-demand!
It has been said that nationally about half of all traffic-related law suits are due to crashes that occur in work zones. Public agencies, consultants, and contractors are faced with significant exposure to risk of such law suits. Better managing this risk can result in safer transportation facilities, fewer deaths and injuries, and reduced exposure to law suits.
Concern about potential liability can affect safety decisions by directing attention to road treatments that are assumed to be helpful to litigation efforts but may have little safety benefit. The inappropriate use of traffic control devices not only diverts safety resources but can increase the traffic crash risk by placing unnecessary fixed obstacles near the roadway.
The webinar will cover:
Case studies will be used to illustrate issues that may be considered “high risk” in terms of potential liability claims including:
Bob Seyfried and Herman Hill
See Biographies Below.
Fees: $49 ITE Members/ $99 non-members
This fee includes a webinar recording, PDF of presentation, webinar evaluation, and certificate of completion. The recording is available to stream in the learning hub upon purchase.
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