What are green signs?

Green: This color is used for guide signs. These signs tell you where you are, which way to go and the distance. Blue: This color is also used for guide signs. These signs tell you about services along the roadway such as rest areas, hospitals, gas stations, and lodging.

Do Not Enter sign is used to prevent?

“Do Not Enter” means you must not proceed in the direction of the sign. These signs are meant to prevent head-on collisions as they usually indicate opposing traffic that will be coming toward you.

Why are all road signs green?

The green coloring on highway exit signs and directional signs will always be used when it’s simply necessary to inform the driver about an upcoming convenience. Like all the other cooler sign colors, green signs are meant to not be distracting, and to inform the driver rather than disturb or alert the person.

What is the Do Not Enter sign?

For example, the DO NOT ENTER sign tells you there is danger ahead because vehicles will be coming toward you, usually on a freeway off-ramp or one-way street. If you see one or both of these signs, drive to the side and stop; you are going against traffic.

What is Road Safety Month?

Every year, more than 1.50 lakhs people lose their lives in our country in road accidents and many more are debilitated. This year instead of “Road, Safety Week”, a month-long campaign “National Road Safety Month” will be observed from 18th January 2021 to 17th February 2021.

How many Colours are used for road signs?

Generally, colors are classified into three groups: warm colors (red, orange, yellow), cool colors (blue, green, purple), and neutral colors (black, white, brown).

What is the theme of Road Safety Week 2020?

The theme for National Road Safety Week 2020 is – Sadak Suraksha – Jeevan Raksha. Mahindra is participating in this initiative to drive awareness about the importance of road safety. With increasing incidents of road rage, accidents and unsafe driving practices, it is imperative to educate people on road safety.

What is a wrong way sign?

The Wrong Way sign is used as a supplement to the Do Not Enter sign. It is placed at a location along the exit ramp or the one-way roadway farther from the crossroad than the Do Not Enter sign. Remember, the Wrong Way sign tells you that you are already traveling in the wrong direction!

Which color is not used in traffic rules?

Traffic Signal Rules in India

Signals Meanings
Red arrow Red arrow suggests that the traffic signal should stop until the green arrow is on. A left or right turn is not allowed.
Flashing red light Flashing red light also means stop. You can proceed if seeing no oncoming traffic.

What is a rectangular sign?

The rectangular shape is used for regulatory signs and guide signs. A speed limit sign is an example of a rectangular regulatory sign.

Where is the Do Not Enter sign found?

A “Do Not Enter” sign is usually installed at the beginning of one-way streets and ramps and it prohibits drivers from entering a one-way roadway where traffic is moving in the opposite direction.

What do red signs mean?

Red: The color red is used for signs that tell the motorists to stop or yield. The sign notifies the driver to stop and proceed when it is safe. The rationale of a STOP sign is to limit the driver from entering a crosswalk or intersection, one way and prohibited streets etc. accidentally or at high speed.