Staying Safe: Flagger Mortality Risks

An advanced warning sign on a city street tells drivers a flagger is ahead.

Road construction is a tough job. Highway flaggers and maintenance workers face everything from harsh weather conditions to the daily dangers of traffic and machinery.  The CDC reports that 1,844 workers were killed at road construction sites between 2003 and 2017. Being struck by a vehicle or mobile equipment is the leading cause of these […]