National Work Zone Awareness Week is April 26-30
April 28, 2021
The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) and contracting partners across Montana are observing National Work Zone Awareness Week (NWZAW) the week of April 26-30. This year’s theme is “Drive Safe. Work Safe. Save Lives.”
NWZAW is in its 21st year and was launched as a public awareness campaign to help the traveling public understand the vital role they play in keeping motorists and roadway workers safe.
During the 2020 construction season, Montana experienced 175 work zone crashes and 61 of those crashes occurred in active work zones. The highest percentage of these crashes tak...