2.5. DO No. 13, Series of 2008

“Guidelines in The Procurement and Installation of Road Safety Devices And Facilities”.

This Department Order is supplementary to Department Circular No. 09 Series of 2004 which prescribed the guidelines on the adoption and use of the road safety manuals.

The four (4) new manuals on road infrastructure safety are:

  • Road Safety Audit Manual
  • Road Works Safety Manual
  • Highway Safety Design Standards Manual – Part 1: Road Safety Design Manual
  • Highway Safety Design Standards Manual – Part 2: Road Signs and Pavement Markings Manual

Road Works Safety Manual

This manual shall be used as the official reference for defining temporary signing, traffic devices and traffic management for maintenance and construction works on roads and bridges. The manual also defines the circumstances under which these devices should be arranged to provide appropriate warning and guidance for various types of works and environments.