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EMC and Traffic Safety

A frequent complaint about EMCs is driver distraction.

Exhaustive research conducted by Texas A&M University's Transportation Engineering School on the traffic safety impact of on-premise electronic message centers (EMCs) found no increase in traffic accidents after an EMC was installed. 

This research is the first of its kind, and will provide local decision-makers with the fact-based evidence necessary to enact reasonable and beneficial sign codes.

Read the full report or the executive summary.