[Tagging] 2 meaning for crossing=zebra

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Oct 26 08:34:47 UTC 2018


Am Fr., 26. Okt. 2018 um 10:28 Uhr schrieb Robert Skedgell <
rob at hubris.org.uk>:

> At a zebra crossing, vehicles must give precedence to pedestrians on the
> crossing. No traffic signals are necessary to stop traffic in order for
> pedestrians to cross.
>
> It may be the case that there are zebra crossings very close to a
> junction with traffic lights, but these are really separate entities and
> should be mapped as such.




I believe the main reason for using zebra markings at traffic signal
controlled crossings in some places is that they will give precedence to
pedestrians even when the lights are turned off.

Cheers,
Martin
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