March 23, 2016: Transportation Association of Canada: Lethbridge, ON
Variable Speed Limit Implemented in Lethbridge
Weather presents considerable challenges to the road infrastructure system, both in terms of safety and operations.
From a safety standpoint, weather reduces pavement friction, thus increasing the potential for collisions when vehicles are traveling too fast for the conditions. Under these circumstances, the posted speed limit at a location may no longer be safe and appropriate.
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