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Application Guidelines for Speed Display Devices

Ce webinaire â été offert en anglais.

18 septembre 2018

TAC has developed application guidelines for speed display devices (SDD) to provide implementation guidance and promote uniformity across Canada. This webinar covered all aspects of implementation, including warrants, design, display, installation, operation and technology. Participants learned about recommended practices and how to adapt application guidelines in their jurisdictions.


  • Functionality and components of SDD
  • Applications – guidance for different urban, rural, work zones
  • Warrants – overview and warrants in urban, rural and work zone settings
  • Human factors considerations
  • Design of SDD – static component
  • Installation – location and placement
  • Operations and support
  • Materials used for SSD (static and dynamic components) for existing and new technologies

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the use and benefits of SDD
  • Learn how to evaluate the benefits of implementing SDD
  • Learn how to select the right application and installation location for SSD

Target Audience

Transportation professionals with all levels of experience


Stephan Kellner, Director, Transportation Planning, Planning & Advisory, WSP Canada – Montreal

Stephan has over 15 years’ experience in the transportation field, with projects ranging from studies in detailed design to site supervision, and covering all modes of transportation (walking, cycling, public transport, vehicles and moving goods). He is passionate about sharing his knowledge by presenting at conferences and seminars to meet the demands and varying levels of expertise of the audience. He also delivers in-house training, and appreciates mentoring opportunities with colleagues.

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