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Comparison between different shapes of concrete barriers

October 15, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

Generally all shapes of concrete barriers could satisfy the objectives of safety engineers. Other things to be considered are future overlays and the nature of the traffic. If a vehicle impacts on Jersey barrier, a significant portion of its energy is absorbed in the climbing or lifting action that occurs when the tires roll up …

Jersey barriers- are they worth the investment?

October 15, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

One of the most hazardous and difficult type of crashes to predict, occurring on our highways is the median crossover crashes. When an automobile crossover to the opposite lane of traffic, the drivers in that lane have little time to react and to take evasive actions against the vehicle coming from such an unexpected direction. …

Jersey barriers- are they worth the investment?

October 15, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

Generally all shapes of concrete barriers could satisfy the objectives of safety engineers. Other things to be considered are future overlays and the nature of the traffic. If a vehicle impacts on Jersey barrier, a significant portion of its energy is absorbed in the climbing or lifting action that occurs when the tires roll up …

Comparison between different shapes of concrete barriers

October 15, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

Generally all shapes of concrete barriers could satisfy the objectives of safety engineers. Other things to be considered are future overlays and the nature of the traffic. If a vehicle impacts on Jersey barrier, a significant portion of its energy is absorbed in the climbing or lifting action that occurs when the tires roll up …

Applications of Concrete Barriers to Consider

October 13, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

Concrete barrier, more commonly known as Jersey barrier, was first introduced in the year 1959 in the state of New Jersey. It was developed in the same decade in Stevens Institute of Technology for the primary purpose of dividing the highway into multiple lanes. Since then, the use of these concrete slabs spread throughout the …

The Classification of Barriers in Safety Functions

September 7, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

The term barrier is often used in the description of safety characteristics in a system. The difference between barrier functions and a barrier is that the barrier function represents a function that is planned to prevent, control and mitigate any undesired events or accidents whereas the safety barriers refers to the physical and non-physical means …

Role of Safety barriers in Perimeter security

September 7, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

In order to protect employees, guests and the building functions and services from any disturbances such as unauthorized vehicles approaching close to or entering high risk building, Perimeter security is adopted. Depending on the value of the building and the size of the threat, protection is accomplished by establishing appropriate standoff distance. This is possible …

The Advantages of Using Concrete and Jersey Barriers

January 11, 2016 | Author: | Posted in Business

It is often necessary to use barricades and barriers in different situations. They can be used to prevent access to restricted areas or to ensure that vehicular and pedestrian traffic moves in specific directions. Often we see barricades being used to cordon off construction sites. In such cases crowd concrete barriers are used to promote …