Category Archives: Road Safety

Cahaba Road Improvements are Now Open

By Matt Stoops, Sain Associates Project Manager and Alicia Bailey, P.E., Transportation Team Leader Last fall, we wrote a blog post about the enhancement projects that were taking place on Cahaba Road. After months of hard work collaborating with the … Continue reading

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Flashing Yellow Arrows Coming to Alabama

It’s been in the news lately (see articles here, here and here) that flashing yellow arrows are coming to Alabama. Actually, a few are already here, including at a location just a few minutes from our Birmingham office on U.S. … Continue reading

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Distracted Driving is Dangerous Business

You and your family are on the road heading to Grandma’s for Christmas dinner. You’re at the wheel and get a call from a relative asking when you’ll be arriving. You answer what should be a quick question, but then … Continue reading

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RSAs: Step-by-Step

By Erin Curry, P.E., Assistant Project Manager & Jennifer Brown, EI, Designer There are several steps to the RSA process. Let’s get started. Step 1: The project is identified during the design stage or post-construction. Post construction sites will typically … Continue reading

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Reducing crashes with Road Safety Audits

By Erin Curry, P.E., Assistant Project Manager & Jennifer Brown, EI, Designer As engineers, it’s our job and our priority to produce plans that will be safe for the public and improve the safety of existing projects. Road Safety Audits … Continue reading

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