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Roadside Hardware Policy and Guidance

Federal-aid Reimbursement Eligibility for Safety Hardware Devices

FHWA Policy Memoranda and Guidance on Roadside Hardware
Here's where t o find FHWA policy memoranda on roadside hardware.

Manual for Assessing Safety Hardware (MASH)

FHWA Review of the ET-Plus

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About Roadside Safety Appurtenances
Questions and comments from State transportation agencies, industry, and the Federal Highway Administration.

The Roadside Design Guide was revised in 2011 and is available from the AASHTO bookstore at: https://bookstore.transportation.org/collection_detail.aspx?ID=105

Search for Crashworthy Hardware (FHWA Hardware Eligibility)

To find hardware that has been tested for crashworthiness according to the NCHRP-recommended procedures, see:

 

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