Appreciation to all Who Support National Work Zone Awareness Week

Special Appreciation to all who supported National Work Zone Awareness Week during April.  Your local Work Zone Safety Committee worked hard to bring awareness to the dangers in work zones by both workers and drivers.  Of course special appreciation to Morris King & Millie our Work Zone Safety Dog for their efforts in sharing the message of “No Phones in …

Day 3 NWZAW Wear Orange Day

Today is “Wear Orange Day” in support of all of the workers risking their lives every day in Highway Work Zones.  Please show your support by posting photos of your team(s) wearing orange!   #NWZAW

Day 2 of 2024 NWZAW in Mobile

Thank you Sean Sullivan 106.5 Mid Day Mobile for interviewing Skip Powe with Alabama Road Builders and Morris King with Vulcan Materials and of course Millie  – AGC’s Work Zone Safety Dog during day 2 of  #NWZAW. Millie challenged Mobile drivers with her message of “No Phones in the Cone Zone” and encouraged all to slow down when driving through …

Help AGC and HCSS Improve Highway Work Zone Safety by Completing the 2024 Highway Work Zone Safety Survey by Friday, May 10.

AGC and Survey Partner HCSS Will Use Survey Results to Urge Motorists to Be Careful During the Summer Travel Season AGC of America and our survey partner, HCSS, are asking all highway and transportation members help us improve work zone safety by completing this brief survey. We want to collect information on the number, severity, impacts and potential solutions to highway work zone …

Lessons from Millie – “No Phones in the Cone Zone”

Appreciation to The Construction Channel for creating this great video telling why Morris and Millie are traveling the state encouraging “No Phones in the Cone Zone”.   Please take a few minutes to view our video and share, the more drivers we reach with our message the more lives could be saved. Millie The Alabama AGC WorkZone Safety Dog AlabamaAGC’s Associate …

Millie and Morris King Speak to Prattville Elementary about No Phones in the Cone Zone

Morris King with Vulcan Materials and  “Millie” – AlabamaAGC’s Work Zone Safety Dog are touring around the state talking to 4th graders and asking them to join Millie’s Team to raise awareness about the dangers of distracted driving, especially when traveling through work zones.  The goal of the “No Phones in the Cone Zone” campaign is designed to teach kids …

Teaching Kids About Work Zone Safety

We are excited that Mobile Section’s Work Zone Safety Committee’s 2023 Work Zone Safety Week Project featuring “W. Z. Flagger” – a 35′ tall barrel flagger and our “Work Zone Safety Dog” Millie and the Debut of Her Coloring Book, are being featured in the July-August issue  of AGC of America’s national publication  – Constructor Magazine. Click link to view …

Appreciation to Work Zone Safety Sponsors and Participants

Mobile Section, AlabamaAGC’s Work Zone Safety Committee works hard to bring awareness of Work Zone Safety to our industry and to motorists.  During NWZAW we worked closely with the Alabama Department of Transportation to host the kick off press conference in Mobile, AL which featured committee member C & H Construction Services, LLC creation of a 35′ tall Barrel Flagger …

Seeing Orange???? That’s A Sign to Slow Down!!!!

Please join us on MONDAY April 17th at 2:30 at ALDOT’s Office for the Mobile kickoff of National Work Zone Awareness Week! Join us for the press conference then have your photo made with W. Z. Flagger – the innovative creation of C & H Construction Services and help us share the importance of  Work Zone Safety!

National Work Zone Safety Week Begins Monday April 17th

National Work Zone Awareness Week is held each spring to raise awareness as roadway work gets into full swing. The goal is to remind everyone of the importance of paying attention as they approach and drive through work zones so that both motorists and roadway workers remain safe. Drivers are urged to pay attention to reduced speed limit signs, eliminate …