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Severe-Duty Crash Attenuators (SDCA)

What is a Severe-Duty Crash Attenuator?

The Severe-Duty Crash Attenuator term refers to the relatively new but growing suite of available crash attenuators shown to be particularly suitable for high-incidence locations, offering either superior cost effectiveness, improved safety for the traveling public and repair workers, or both. View the technology nomination form, which nominated one of the attenuators within this category.

Contacts – Lead States Team

Joe Horton
Chief, Safety Innovation and Cooperative Research Office
California Department of Transportation
916-654-8229
joe_horton@dot.ca.gov

SDCA Library