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Oregon OSHA Fact Sheet: High-visibility safety apparel
If you work in a street or highway right-of-way and you’re exposed to traffic or construction equipment, you must wear a highly visible upper-body garment in accordance with High visibility garments.
Webinar: Taking Proper Care of Pedestrians in Work Zones
During this webinar, which was held September 30, 2009 and is provided by the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse, presenters discussed how to meet the work zone traffic control needs of pedestrians, including those with disabilities.
Highway Worker Safety Training
The training program includes 6 modules which provide an overview of common hazards in highway and road construction and prevention measures. This material was produced under grant number 46E3-HT18 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor through Wayne State University.
Source: Wayne State University