[Tagging] How to tag: Legally separated ways
ewoerner at kde.org
Mon Oct 15 18:16:30 GMT 2012
Am Montag, 15. Oktober 2012, 20:08:01 schrieb Colin Smale:
> I don't understand why emergency vehicles are so important in this
> discussion. In the first place they have wide-ranging exemptions from
> traffic rules, which (let's be honest) we are never going to tag in OSM.
> Secondly they are never going to be relying on OSM data (or indeed any
> normal sat-nav) for lane-precise routing. They are trained to use their
> eyes and brains to make split-second decisions on what is safe and an
> acceptable risk under the circumstances of that moment. Thirdly, they
> will be about 0.0000000001% of the potential users of OSM data - why
> should we compromise "service" to the vast majority of real users for
> the hypothetical benefit of the very few.
I fully agree with you; if we were going to map for emergency vehicles, we'd probably have to add
oneway:conditional = no @ emergency
for almost all oneway roads first.
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