Presentation on theme: " Crashes at rural STOP controlled Intersections Primary cause where drivers stopped before entering:"— Presentation transcript:
Crashes at rural STOP controlled Intersections Primary cause where drivers stopped before entering:
Minor Road Warning Major Road Warning
Safety project to include: ◦ Intersection Conflict Warning System Installation in Spring 2013 3-5 Year Contractor System Warranty ◦ Rural Highway Lighting MnDOT Safety Unit estimates 15% reduction in crashes due to lighting.
Top 20 Intersections St. Louis County Intersections
MnDOT Participation ◦ Furnish and Install the system ◦ Connecting to Power ◦ RICWS Maintenance and Repairs after the Contractor Warranty ◦ Utility Locates Requested County Participation ◦ RICWS Monthly Power (estimated at $5-10 monthly)
RICWS Project Manager: Ken Hansen MnDOT Office of Traffic Safety and Technology ITS Project Manager (651)