[Tagging] Traffic sign direction tagging..

Robert Skedgell rob at hubris.org.uk
Sun Sep 30 16:07:55 UTC 2018

On 28/09/18 22:58, Philip Barnes wrote:
> On 28 September 2018 22:14:03 BST, Simon Poole <simon at poole.ch> wrote:
>> Am 28.09.2018 um 18:07 schrieb Bryan Housel:
>>>> I actually mentioned the issue in Milano. 
>>>> Essentially `traffic_sign`, `traffic_sign:forward` and
>>>> `traffic_sign:backward` need to be treated as "object" tags as
>> things
>>>> are now.
>>> Let’s just do `traffic_sign=*` and consider the others an unfortunate
>>> mistake that can go away.
>> There are a total of 37'000 forward / backward variants that would have
>> to be migrated to  traffic_sign + a suitable sub tag, not an awful lot
>> in the grand scheme of things, but needs to be done.
> Not all give ways have a sign, some are just give way markings painted on the road. 

As far as the law is concerned, that is also a traffic sign, diagram
1003A in TSRGD 2016 (see
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2016/362/schedule/9/made ). Failure
to give way is a criminal offence contrary to s. 36 RTA 1988.

> Phil (trigpoint) 

Robert Skedgell (rskedgell)

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