Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Work Zone Safety Tools

Information and resources to make our work zones safe

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Work Zone Safety Tools Overview

Training Classes

Available courses on Contract Administration, Plan Reading and Traffic Control.

Work Zone Safety Awareness Program

Also known as the Speakers' Bureau, is a free program involving Work Zone Safety issues presented throughout the state by MnDOT personnel or Driver's Education and 55 Alive Instructors.

Crashworthy Devices/Vehicle Lighting

An update on the latest FHWA crash testing requirements and MnDOT tested work zone safety devices.


Manual, technical memos, and other documents used in planning and implementing work zones on MnDOT construction projects.


MnDOT, governmental and other contact information for work zone personnel.