Carmanah’s WW400 wrong-way systems earn approval in Florida

Carmanah’s WW400 wrong-way systems earn approval in Florida

We are pleased to announce that Carmanah’s AC-powered WW400 Vehicle Detection, Warning and Alert System has completed testing at the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) test track and can now be found on FDOT’s Approved Product List (APL). It joins a...
Dangerous by Design: Key findings from the 2022 report

Dangerous by Design: Key findings from the 2022 report

Every year, Smart Growth America’s Dangerous by Design report offers a sobering look at pedestrian safety in the United States.  The numbers are never good, but this time they’re worse than ever, with more than 6,500 people—nearly 18 per day—struck and killed while...
Tips for installing advance pedestrian warning signs and RRFBs

Tips for installing advance pedestrian warning signs and RRFBs

As a pedestrian safety countermeasure, the benefits of rectangular rapid-flashing beacons (RRFBs) are well-documented. Commonly installed with crosswalk signage at midblock and other unsignalized crossings like roundabouts, they can increase driver yield rates to 98%...