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New Product Alert: Recycled Rubber and Plastic Wheel Stops
New Product Alert: Recycled Rubber and Plastic Wheel Stops

Recycled rubber and plastic wheel stops are an economical and durable safety solution for both commercial and home use. Traffic Safety Direct is introducing a new line of wheel stops made in the USA from 100% compounded recycled plastic and scrap tire rubber composite. Because they have achieved USGBC LEED Certification, these products are ideal for “green” businesses that are committed to meeting sustainability goals.

Benefits of Concrete Filled Steel Bollards
Benefits of Concrete Filled Steel Bollards

Bollards are a familiar site in both urban and suburban environments. These short, sturdy posts are common in parking lots and parks, along streets and sidewalks, near office buildings and storefronts, and even inside warehouses and other industrial buildings.

Bollards come in multiple styles and sizes, and are often built to blend into their surroundings. But from a functional standpoint they serve a common purpose: securing and protecting buildings and people by restricting motor vehicle access in specific areas.

Maintain a Safe Environment with Social Distancing Signs
Maintain a Safe Environment with Social Distancing Signs

The worldwide impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been unprecedented. Here at home, restrictions are slowly being lifted and people are resuming everyday activities after nearly three months of lockdown.

In order to support our customers during this difficult time, Traffic Safety Direct pivoted to provide essential safety and social distancing-related products ranging from protective face masks to custom signs. As cities, businesses, and organizations reopen or prepare to restart, we are continuing to address their need to create and maintain safe environments for their customers, residents, and workers – both indoors and out.

Floor Graphics for Social Distancing
Floor Graphics for Social Distancing

At the start of 2020, many of us had never heard of social distancing and no one could have imagined that it would become an essential part of our daily lives. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has made it a priority for people across the country and around the world, and we think about keeping a safe distance from others each time we step out the front door – whether we are stocking up on groceries or taking a walk in the park with our family.

Safely Set-Up COVID-19 Queues with Traffic Cones and Delineators
Safely Set-Up COVID-19 Queues with Traffic Cones and Delineators

We are seeing increased demand for traffic cones and delineator postsbarricades, and various types of signage from hospitals as well as local organizations involved in setting up and managing coronavirus testing sites. Businesses and municipalities that have had to adjust their hours or limit car and pedestrian access to buildings, schools, parking lots, and parks because of social distancing restrictions are also in need of signs and safety products.

Ground Protection Mats for Heavy Equipment are Superior to Plywood
Ground Protection Mats for Heavy Equipment are Superior to Plywood

Creating easy access to and from project sites and a stable work area are critical concerns for many industries, including construction, landscaping, utilities and infrastructure. Ground conditions play a significant role, and the damp, muddy and uneven conditions caused by spring’s wet weather can result in projects being delayed or even halted.

March Madness: Free Snow Plow or Spreader Installation with Purchase!
March Madness: Free Snow Plow or Spreader Installation with Purchase!

As winter winds down in many parts of the country, snow removal professionals begin to take stock of the wear and tear on their equipment – and look for opportunities to save money on purchasing new plows and spreaders. Whether you want to upgrade or expand your fleet or need to replace outdated or worn out equipment, now is the time to shop for end-of-the-season deals.

When Is the Best Time to Buy a Snow Plow?
When Is the Best Time to Buy a Snow Plow?

At Plow Parts Direct, we are often asked, “When is the best time to buy a snow plow or spreader?” The obvious answer to this question is “Whenever you’re ready!” However, for those looking for great prices on snow and ice removal equipment, the ideal time to buy is at the end of the season.

It’s Not Too Late to Shop for Snow Plow Accessories
It’s Not Too Late to Shop for Snow Plow Accessories

Snow plows are designed to be tough enough to move anything from a few inches to several feet of snow. However, snow plow operators are human – and at this point in the season, you may be feeling the effects of working long hours under hazardous conditions.

Big Savings on Must-Have Snow Plow Parts
Big Savings on Must-Have Snow Plow Parts

Now that winter is in full swing, chances are your snow and ice removal equipment has been put to good use. Making sure your snow plow is ready for harsh conditions can help to prevent future damage and repairs. But even though you may have cleaned and serviced your snow plows, salt spreaders and trucks long before the first snowfall, normal wear and tear can take a toll.