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 …

Johnny & Kathy Walton Featured in July/August AGC Constructor Magazine

We are so proud of Johnny & Kathy Walton for sharing the story of the tragic work zone death of their son Marshall with National AGC’s Constructor Magazine in an effort to promote Work Zone Safety on a national level.   Their hope is that by sharing their story other lives can be saved. I have attached a digital copy of …

View Video Tribute to Marshall Walton as part of AGC of America Media Event

AGC of America Releases Work Zone Safety Survey: Sixty-Four Percent Of Firms Working On Highway Upgrades Experienced Cars Crashing Into Their Work Zone During The Past Year, New Data Finds Wed, 05/25/2022 – 12:29 AGC of America released a new public service video today which tells the tragic story of young Marshall Walton. He lost his life to a distracted …

Work Zone Safety Virtual Media Briefing

Please Join AGC of America for a  Virtual Media Briefing  Including a video featuring Mobile Section AGC Members discussing the dangers of distracted driving in highway work zones: Johnny and Kathy Walton – John G. Walton Construction Co.; Skip Powe – SSR, Inc. Richard Whitworth – C & H Construction Services, Roman Clayton – C & H Construction Services. Morris …

National Work Zone Awareness Week – Tool Box Safety Talks – PSA

In recognition of National Work Zone Awareness Week, AGC’s Work Zone Safety Committee is encouraging ALL AGC members and the public to put away distractions and slow down when driving through work zones.  Please join us on Tuesday, April 12th at 10:00 AM as we kick off “National Work Zone Awareness Week” with a press conference to make a plea to …