Safety Engineering

MoDOT’s emphasis on safety is evident in its latest engineering efforts.  Safety engineers are constantly searching for the best practices in the field to improve safety on Missouri roadways.  Below are specific safety designs and devices used in Missouri.  For additional information about the projects on this page, contact Ray Shank, Traffic Safety Engineer, at 573-526-4293.

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J-Turns

The J-turn is an alternative to traditional roadway intersections on a four-lane highway.

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