Officers play a vital role in keeping the roads safe. They serve by dealing with general road and traffic tasks. While hiring an off-duty officer for traffic control services might not seem important, it’s actually a vital element in any type of traffic control situation. This is what keep the public safety safe. Traffic control keeps your crew safe, keep pedestrians safe and commuters who may not be paying attention or distracted while driving.
Off-duty officers help support the construction companies with their safety goals and keeping the crew members safe while working in the streets. They are there to assist with any road construction, assistance with barricades, lane closures and run traffic lights, stop and control traffic if needed. They help pedestrians cross safely around job sites and if needed, the officer can bring a vehicle with flashing lights to alert commuters and get their attention. These are key benefits to having off-duty officers for all your traffic control needs.
Safety is always of the utmost importance when it comes to any type of construction work when it involves intersections, highways, or busy streets. Having an off duty police officer help with traffic control will not only give peace of mind to the public, but it will also protect everyone that is involved.