The Science that Connects Them Distracted driving is one of the top reasons why drivers speed. Yet, the relationship between driver speed and driver distraction as an opportunity to solve the distracted driving epidemic is overlooked. This is probably because the majority of distractions come from within the vehicle. Mobile phones, radios, passengers, a hot […]
Best Practices for Traffic Calming in Small Towns When you think of small towns and law enforcement, do you think of fictional towns like Mayberry, North Carolina, or Hawkins, Indiana? Or do you immediately think of your own town? It’s not surprising if you first thought of your hometown when you consider that one in […]
When municipalities need traffic calming solutions for multiple locations (each unique in their circumstances), it is ideal to find a single vendor that can deliver the market-leading technologies to meet each condition. Radarsign’s robust product line is the driving factor behind a spike in sales to municipalities across the U.S., including the Town of North Hempstead, New York.
GPS technology, which can track and monitor the travel speeds and locations of corporate vehicles, may be responsible for a gap in street safety on corporate campuses with heavy fleet traffic. How can compliance to posted speed limits be ensured, especially at busy entry and exit points, which see high concentrations of traffic 24 hours a day? This two-page white paper from Radarsign—-the manufacturer of the world’s first armored driver feedback sign—-examines the gaps and the solutions.
New 43-page report reveals updates related to cost and usage for vertical and horizontal alterations, narrowing measures PLUS digital, electronic and interactive technologies—a modern traffic-calming segment that has been virtually ignored as an industry best practice.
As HOAs and other community leaders evaluate traffic-calming options, more and more are discovering that radar speed signs are the best solution. Also called driver feedback signs, these devices have grown in popularity over the past decade because they are silent, effective and cost-efficient. In this whitepaper, Radarsign® addresses some of the most common questions about radar speed signs.
With the release of Radarsign’s “Best Practices in School Zone Traffic Calming” guide, it is now much easier to implement a comprehensive school zone traffic calming plan just got whole a lot easier. Radarsign™ is America’s official school zone safety partner. This guide provides guidance to community leaders and traffic management professionals to plan and implement an effective school zone traffic calming plan.
Radar driver speed signs have grown in popularity over the past decade because they are quiet, effective, cost-efficient and well-received by drivers and communities alike. The increasing demand for traffic-calming solutions that offer flexibility in size, location/mobility and power options has caused some confusion for those searching for a solution that fits their needs. View PDF
“Familiarity breeds inattention” says RoadtripAmerica.com, citing inattentive drivers as the most common source of collisions. The behavior, described as “driving on autopilot” or “highway hypnosis,” is the focus of a study of drivers’ habits. Understanding these behaviors and the Reticular Activators’ impact on Beta/Theta brain activity can help alter driver behavior. View PDF
Every week, 2 million tractor trailers transport $671 billion worth of goods—some 70 percent of all freight moved—in the U.S. Profit in this billion-dollar industry, is achieved through a delicate balance of speed and safety. View PDF