In order to respect the Cone Zone, drivers need to respect the people it is designed to protect. A big part of the Cone Zone BC safety campaign is showing the faces behind the signs and pylons.
Without further ado, we’d like to introduce traffic controller Sharon Harris. She’s a pro when it comes to keeping construction crews, special event participants, drivers, pedestrians and many others safe when there’s action on B.C. roads.
We recently chatted with Sharon to learn what it’s like to work as a flagger. Hint: it’s not a breeze.
Here's a short clip from our interview (*edited for length).