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The M40 Bunny Sign

Quite possibly the most well known motorway sign in the UK is the “M40 Bunny” sign. Why is it called this, you ask?

Well… look at it… 662 more words

Traffic Sign Design

Housing Development Signs

One of the biggest sources of problematic traffic signs are temporary ones. These are often thrown together with little consideration for legibility or utility and act to simply tick a box in many cases. 375 more words

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IHE Traffic Signs Conference 2018

On Thursday, 29 November I was invited to provide a short presentation to the Institute of Highway Engineers Traffic Signs Conference. Given the overall theme of the conference was the launch of the new style Traffic Signs Manual and to see how traffic authorities were adapting to the new Regulations which have now been in force for 30 months I felt I would provide a slightly irreverent tone and discuss the many failures in traffic signing that exist on public and private roads. 419 more words

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Twenty's Plenty (of Headaches for Sign Practitioners)

I’m not debating the presence of using 20 mph as a speed limit in urban areas, that is not the point of this article. I am writing to differentiate between 20 mph Zones and 20 mph Limits, as plenty of signing practitioners still get this wrong. 732 more words

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