The NHTSA, a branch of the Dept. of Transportation, has as its mission to save lives, prevent injuries, and reduce economic costs due to road traffic crashes. They do this by spearheading research into road and vehicle safety, setting a national road safety agenda, and acting as a catalyst for addressing highway safety issues. The website contains information about NHTSA, laws, safety, and more.
This transportation guide provides an overview of the industry and helpful links to auto body shops, heavy duty trucking, passenger railroads, and more.
Browse this noise control specialist directory for info about noise control consultants in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a highway noise barrier.
The Florida Keys have sparkling water and white sand beaches. Swimming, snorkeling, and diving are popular. Islamorada is considered the sportfishing capital of the world. Driving down the 127.5-mile Overseas Highway to Key West is an adventure. Key West, with its palm-lined streets, is the southernmost city in the continental USA. Here, Key Lime Pie is a favorite.
The following articles provide recent highway-related news.
Catalan pro-independence protesters blocked a border point on the AP-7 highway that connects the Spanish region with France on Monday, stopping traffic in both directions the day after a parliamentary election in Spain.
Irish Independent. Monday, 11 Nov 2019 10:32:03 +0000.
Catalan separatist activists blocked traffic on Monday on a motorway linking Spain and France, in a fresh protest against the sentencing last month of nine of their leaders to lengthy jail terms.
The Local. Monday, 11 Nov 2019 11:10:51 +0100.
At least nine people, including six chiildren, were killed Monday in an attack by unknown gunmen in a highway ambush in northern Mexico, in the latest case of grisly violence to hit the country.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 05 Nov 2019 06:35:09 EDT.
The Kincade Fire continues to menace Sonoma County, but firefighters are gaining optimism. In Los Angeles, the dramatic Getty Fire wildfire erupted near the busiest highway in the U.S.
Colin Dwyer. NPR. Monday, 28 Oct 2019 14:05:53 -0400.
A judge in Calgary has found a youth guilty in the shooting of a German tourist who was driving on a highway west of the city in the summer of 2018, leaving the tourist seriously injured.
CBC News. Friday, 18 Oct 2019 09:19:57 EDT.
The Sagamihara Municipal Government on Thursday said part of the Olympic cycling road race course has been hit by landslides along National Highway 413 in ...
Japan Times. Friday, 18 Oct 2019 15:41:36 +0900.
The following digital image illustrates the word highway.