Work Zone Safety


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  • Scott City

  • Wichita West

  • Pratt Subarea

  • Highway personnel in front of sign

  • Building Image Day

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  • Building Image Night

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  • Go Orange Information Table

  • Work-zone Awareness Banner in Capitol

  • Work-zone Awareness Highway Information Sign

  • Retiree Jim Armknecht

  • Go Orange Selfie

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  • Go Orange Selfie

  • Great-Bend-Subarea

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Kansas Department of Transportation construction and maintenance workers face danger on a daily basis in their jobs. National Work Zone Awareness Week highlights the importance of slowing down while in work zones and reminds the public that they need to be aware in work zones.



 

Go Orange during the week of April 26-30

Everyone is encouraged to wear orange to show support for Kansas highway workers, especially April 28, the official Go Orange Day in Kansas.



Kansas Highway Workers Memorial

A memorial recognizing workers for their service was dedicated at the Paxico Safety Rest Area along I-70 in Wabaunsee County on April 8, 1996. For more information please go here.


Work Zone Safety Tips:

Follow traffic control
Stay alert
Watch for workers
Expect delays
Allow ample space between you and the car in front of you
Change lanes when directed to do so