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3-2-1 Green Reflector
The project to identify safe access, suitable, informal stopping places for the type of HV traffic approved on that route, these may be old pieces of highway, stockpile sites, commonly used extended unmarked pull over places in the road corridor.
This project scoping is funded by Transport and Main Roads – Round 1 Road safety grant funding for 2013 $24,000.
As of early June 2014 audits complete on over 3000 kilometres of Bowen Basin arterial, development roads and highways and data inputs submitted for checking by TMR.
In mid June 2014 TMR commenced checking audits, as of July 2014, approx. 95% of sites [100+] approved.
August 2014 TMR advised RAAG, Sign maintenance crews commenced installation of reflectors at sites.
Jan 2015 update
TMR continuing installation of 3-2-1 green reflectors on Bruce Highway and Peak Downs Highway, TMR Rockhampton to roll out reflectors in southern Bowen Basin. Jan 2015 education flier approved by TMR, printing completed and 2000 fliers distributed, including at 2015 ATA National conference.
Acquittal of funding with evaluation, forwarded to TMR in December 2014
Interest shown nationally in expanding project.
RAAG has asked TMR [Roadtech] to develop guidelines for managing stockpile sites, for the project to be fully successful, cooperation needed at project end for materials dumped to be located or levelled for improved use by all, some consideration needed also for road side grass slashing that entrances are kept clear
RAAG recognises the valuable assistance, and thanks Rod Hannifey for advice with the project. Rod Hannifey <email@example.com>
Click Here for guidelines 3-2-1 Green Reflectors