TS-11 Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference

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Class Information


  Location: Caltrans District 11 Kearny Mesa   (San Diego, CA)


  Instructor: Dave Royer  

Date and Time

This class begins on 11/07/2013 and ends on 11/07/2013. The class meets Th : 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 1 Session.

Class Fees

  Workshop Listing 

Course Fee (Basic)FREE$ 0.00


The annual Work Zone Traffic Safety Conference provides a forum for public agency staff to meet with Caltrans and traffic control industry representatives. This event will showcase new work zone products and ideas for improving work zone safety. The conference will also highlight the newest work zone innovations, including those currently under research and development.

New this year, we will have three workshops you can choose from for the afternoon session:


(Tentative agenda. Subject to change.)

8:00 to 8:30 am
Welcome and Introduction
Everett Townsend, Deputy Director D11, Caltrans
Christy Myers-King, President, FBA
Bernadette Tan Edwards, UCB Tech Transfer

8:30 to 9: 20 am
Caltrans Maintenance Safety Update
Theresa Drum, Safety Manager, Caltrans

9:20 to 9:30 am - Break

9:30 to 10:15 am
Maintenance Traffic Policy Update
Theresa Drum, Safety Manager, Caltrans

Standard Plans, Chapter 8, Flagging
Gordon Wang, Caltrans

Using Portable Rumble Strips
Tim Cox, PSS

10:15 - 11:00 am
New Technologies in Work Zone Safety FBA Members

11:00 am to 12:30 pm New Product Demonstrations and Lunch

12:30 - 1:30 am
Intelligent Transportation Systems in Work Zones
Gordon Wang, Caltrans

Queue Warning, Smart PCMS, Sequential Lights
Fred Abdipour, Caltrans

iCone, JamLogic, All Traffic Solutions, Pi-Lite
Joe Jeffrey, Road Tech Safety Services
Sandon Button, Ver
Mac, JamLogic
Heidi Traverso, All Traffic Solutions
Jim Selevan, Pi Variables

1:30 to 2:00 pm
UC Berkeley Tech Transfer Course Overview
Bernadette Tan Edwards, UC Berkeley

2:00 to 2:10 pm - Break

2:10 to 3:30 pm
California MUTCD Update Johnny Bhullar, Caltrans

3:30 pm - Announcement for next year's event and Adjourn

Who Should Attend

This conference is for road construction and maintenance crews and their supervisors who are expected to work in and around the public street right-of-way and are responsible for the implementation of traffic safety control plans in the field. This conference will also benefit traffic/civil engineers, public works inspectors who design, direct, and inspect construction and maintenance work done on public streets. Utility company workers and contractors, who frequently do maintenance work within the public street right-of-way, will also benefit from this conference   


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