MUTCD Compliant Traffic signs
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Traffic signs tell you about traffic rules, hazards, where you are, how to get where you are going, and where services are located. The shape and color of these signs give clues to the type of information they provide.
Traffic signs in the US increasingly use symbols rather than words to convey their message. Symbols provide instant communication with roadway users, as well as overcoming language barriers.
Traffic Sign Standard Colors
The color of traffic signs is an important indicator of the information the signs contain.
- Red: Limited to stop, yield and prohibition signs
- White background: regulatory signs, these signs include information regarding enforceable laws and ordinances.
- Green: Provides guidance
- Blue: Services for travelers
- Yellow: General warning
- Fluorescent Yellow-Green: Pedestrian, bicycle and school warning signs
- Orange: Road work, temporary traffic control, and maintenance warnings. Be sure to watch for workers on the road
- Brown: Recreation and cultural points of interest
- Pink/Coral: Used for incident management signs
Traffic Sign Shapes
Their shape can also alert roadway users to the type of message displayed on the sign .
- Octagon: Stop signs
- Triangle: Yield signs
- Diamond: Warning signs
- Rectangle: Regulatory or guide signs
- Pentagon: School crossing signs
- Crossbuck: Railroad crossing sign
- Circle: Railroad crossing ahead sign
- Pennant: Stop