Driving Safely Through Construction Zones
Did you know…fines are now doubled for speeding in a construction zone when workers are present?
Plan your route and allow extra travel time, and expect the unexpected
Slow down to the posted speed limits and pay attention, and keep a safe distance between you and the vehicle in front of you
Keep Your Eyes On the Road
- Pay Attention
- Never use a cell phone or text while driving
- Stay focused on the road and remove all distractions
- Follow signs and traffic control person’s directions
- Watch for workers, new signs or uneven pavement
Obey the Signs
Signs contain important information that warns motorists or provides them with essential information about the work ahead, traffic conditions, road closures and detours.
Share the roads with construction workers and make safety your priority.
Speeding is Dangerous & Costly
Keep our roads safe and observe the lower speed limits posted in construction zones. Fines are doubled for speeding in a construction zone when workers are present.