Roadside and Work Zone Safety

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This is the campaign theme this year for National Work Zone Awareness Week. During the week of April 9-13, transportation, law enforcement and safety organizations will be creating an awareness and calling attention to the importance of being engaged and aware when driving through work zones. Nebraska Safety Council in partnership with Drive Smart Nebraska and the Nebraska Department of Transportation-Highway Safety Office has also included roadside awareness to this cause by developing a social media and radio campaign focusing on these important issues.

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View the State of Nebraska Proclamation

Nebraska Safety Council has worked with five families personally touched by roadside and work zone crashes. These brave families feel passionate about sharing their stories to help call attention to the importance of driving attentively when near service vehicles and personnel.

Read their stories below.

 

 

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