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Work Zone Safety Program

Work Zone Safety

On any given day, there are hundreds of major construction projects across North Carolina, not including maintenance and utility work zones (i.e., potholes or utility line repairs, roadside landscaping).

From 2012 to 2016, there were more than 21,000 crashes and 103 deaths in work zones across North Carolina. In 2016, alone, 26 people died – two workers and 24 travelers.

The N.C. Department of Transportation's Work Zone Safety Program aims to significantly reduce the number of work zone injuries and fatalities in North Carolina by:


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