Traffic management has become a legal requirement for anyone operating on or near roads or pedestrian access. Some examples for its use include road construction, parks or building maintenance, civil construction, public events and utility / communication cabling.
National Road Sealing (NRS) provides reliable, safe, cost-effective traffic control solutions 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in all these areas.
With over 10 trucks fully loadedwith a variety of equipment including flashing arrow boards, road and pedestrian signage, reflective cones and more, NRS is the traffic control company for any large or small project.
Ensuring work sites are properly set up and conforming to regulations, NRS is able to develop AS1742.3 compliant Traffic Control Plans within 48 hours which can beeasily read and understood by field crews. What’s more,NRS can respond to emergency projects within just 2-4 hours.
Key Things to Look For When Hiring Traffic Control Services
Before hiring a traffic control service, clients must ensure the following conditions are met:
Strict Safety Standards:
NRS has written procedures recording Safe Work Method Statements, Job Safety Analysis Reportsas well as Risk Assessments before and during every project. Also, NRS staff hold accredited Work Cover and RTA Green, Blue, Yellow, Red and Orange cards as needed.
NRS complies with the RTA manual for Traffic Control at Worksites, and the Australian Standard AS1742.3.
Traffic Control Plans and Traffic Management Plans are developed in strict accordance to Australian Standards and customised to include specific requirements by local regulators (e.g. Councils, State Traffic Authorities).Unlike the basic drawings being mass-produced by others in the industry, NRSplans are created via CAD in real scale that look moreprofessional, provide clearer instructions and can be imported by engineers into site construction plans.
First Aid Officer:
NRS has first aid officers on staff and every work vehicle has first aid kits to relevant standards.
With over 12yearsof experience,NRS has worked onthousands of large and small projects. Such examples include closures of roads and bridges for months at a time, major city road closures and detours for crane and civil construction works, public events involving up to 80,000 people and upgrades of public utilities spanning 40km.
All NRS controllers are uniformed,experienced and RTA accredited. Further,NRS training is provided to ensure all controllers conduct themselves in a professional, competent and courteous manner toroad users. This customised training is conducted in house and ensures our controllers receive education and training far in excess of the usual RTA accreditation. This type of training is unique to the industry and is why NRS traffic controllers are able to handle a much wider range of traffic control situations with confidence.
NRS provides long-term guidance (line marking, barriers) for major projects, traffic control crews for short-term shift basis and stand alone equipment hire. All NRS equipment is well maintained, compliant and chosen to suit the unique needs of each worksite.