Wisconsin DOT: Work Zone Awareness Week promotes highway safety

For more information, contact:
Patty Mayers, director, WisDOT Office of Public Affairs
(608) 266-3581, opa.exec@dot.wi.gov
There were more than 2,800 crashes last year in Wisconsin work zones
Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed April 3 to 7 as Work Zone Awareness Week as part of efforts to prevent traffic crashes, deaths and injuries in construction and maintenance areas along Wisconsin’s roadways.
There have been more than 2,000 work zone crashes in each of the last three years, including more than 2,800 in 2016 – an average of more than seven each day. Drivers are asked to stay alert in work areas,...

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