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Sponsored by the Fire Protection Branch of the Engineering Practice Specialty: Safe Practices for Traffic Incident Responders

Description: Traffic incident responders work in one of the most hazardous environments - the highway. Traffic incidents impact both public safety and mobility. This session will provide insight into the benefits of a traffic incident management program and information on:
·The Quick Clearance concept
·National and State Standards for the control of traffic through incident management areas
·Incident command for traffic incidents
·Vehicle towing and tow truck identification
·Safe practices for traffic incident responders
  Instructor(s): Kimberlie J. Johnson, CSP, CFPS, Texas Engineering Extension Service (TEEX), Grapevine, TX
  Level: B I