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Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and photos

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 07, 2014

Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and photos

With the polar vortex that has made temperatures in the Midwest drop to subzero temps (with the windchill, temps are as cold as -45 degrees Fahrenheit in Chicago and close to -30 in the Columbus, Ohio, area where I am ...

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Kirk Landers, Editor Emeritus

Better Roads Staff - Jun 10, 2012

Kirk Landers, Editor Emeritus

Lest We Forget. Teamwork Works Election-year vitriol is already working its quadrennial magic, filling the air waves with a barrage of assurances that half of the Unites States electorate – the other half -- is dangerous, evil, stupid and a far ...

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Applications and Innovations

Better Roads Staff - Sep 06, 2011

Applications and Innovations

DIY (Do It Yourself) Barricade Mobile Barrier Trailer helps keep workers safe and traffic flowing By Tina Grady Barbaccia The North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) has found a way of minimizing traffic disruption and maximizing worker safety in short-duration, rapid-work zones, says J.C. ...

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AEM at ConExpo-Con/Agg: Focus on worker safety, worker shortages, and grassroots political action

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Feb 14, 2011

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) says it will have a "significant presence" at the upcoming ConExpo-Con/Agg 2011 show March 22-26 in Las Vegas to promote workforce development, safety awareness and the value and important contributions of the construction and ...

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Vulcan’s Browning gets NSSGA top safety, health award

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Jan 25, 2011

Terry Browning, safety and health manager for Vulcan Materials Company’s Midwest region in Naperville, Ill., has been named the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association's (NSSGA) 2010 James M. Christie Safety & Health Professional by a panel of NSSGA members ...

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