Every year workers are injured as a result of traffic-related incidents while performing work in and around public roadways. The Regulations for Construction Projects in Ontario require employers to have a traffic protection plan in place to ensure that workers are protected.
By the end of this section you should understand:• The process of transportation management planning and monitoring in temporary work zones• Fundamental principles for work zone planning• Planning process (Steps 1 through 6)• Implementation and Monitoring process (Steps 7 through 9)
By the end of this section you should understand:•Principles of Work Zone Design•Traffic Protection & Control Plans•The Roadway Environment•Component Areas•Linear Space Restrictions• Duration of Work• Road User Considerations
By the end of this section you should understand:•Channelization, Guidance and Information•Traffic Control Persons•Regulating/Controlling Traffic Flow•Positive Protection•Device Replacement Guidelines