Potentially Dangerous Guardrails Found on South Carolina Highways

A highway safety mechanism at the height of much controversy has been found along roads and highways throughout South Carolina’s Florence County. According to WBTW, investigators found dozens of the ET-Plus guardrail end terminals along the county streets. The ET-Plus has been known to malfunc...

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Nashville Removes Potentially Defective Guardrails

Nashville, Tennessee road crews have begun work to remove the twenty ET-Plus guardrail end terminals in the metro area. This marks the first such kind of removal of the allegedly defective device, though the guardrail head has been temporarily banned in more than thirty states across the country. Ci...

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Virginia, Maryland Search Roads for Dangerous Highway Guardrails

Virginia, Maryland Search Roads for Dangerous Highway Guardrails

Highway crews across the Commonwealth are searching for dangerous highway guardrails with an alleged design flaw. The guardrail head, manufactured by Trinity Industries, has been known to impale colliding cars rather than absorb the impact of the accident. The Washington Post reports that road crews...

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Iowa Elects Not to Ban Controversial Guardrail

As states across the country are blacklisting Trinity Industries, Iowa remains confident that guardrail heads in question are safe for their roads. They are one of the few states keeping the product on their list of approved materials – at least until safety tests confirm the product has actua...

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