There are too many pedestrian-automobile collisions occurring today. With coordinated effort, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), municipalities, and product manufacturers are aiming to decrease these incidents—especially fatalities at mid-block locations. While there are a variety of treatments available, some solutions are much more effective at getting traffic to yield than others.

FHWA research shows that installing a marked crosswalk without additional crossing facilities does not result in vehicles stopping for pedestrians. Uncontrolled, marked crosswalks can be outfitted with compliant, pedestrian-activated warning beacons that notify drivers when pedestrians are entering crosswalks. Our solar and AC-powered circular crosswalk beacons have been installed across the US and Canada for 12+ years. These beacons are approved in the FHWA’s Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD) and can hit ITE intensity requirements. Support your Vision Zero and walkability initiatives with crosswalk flashing beacons.

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Every superhero needs a team behind the scenes that helps them save the world. We like to think we’re the Alfred to your Batman; the Kato to your Green Hornet; the Jarvis to your Iron Man. We spend our time working with traffic heroes like you to ensure we’re providing sustainable, reliable solutions for your traffic applications, from school zones to crosswalks to road signs. Whether your mission is improving walkability, slowing down traffic, or ensuring a sign can be seen, we’re here to help you do it. And we’ll help you in any location, while also meeting MUTCD regulations, ITE requirements, or other specifications.

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