What does the railroad advance warning sign tell us?
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In this regard, what is the shape of a railroad advance warning sign?
The Railroad Crossing Advance Warning sign (W10-1) is typically used to warn motorists of a railroad crossing. Size is 18" circle shape.
Beside above, what does a railroad crossing sign mean? Railroad Crossings. A stop line, an X and the letters RR may be painted on the pavement in front of railroad crossings. These markings warn you to be aware of the crossing ahead and to pay particular attention to the possible approach of a train. TRAINS: Flashing red lights at a railroad crossing mean STOP!
Keeping this in view, what does a railroad warning sign look like?
The round black-on-yellow warning sign is placed ahead of a public highway-rail intersection. The Advance Warning sign tells you to slow down, look and listen for the train, and be prepared to stop at the tracks if a train is coming. Pavement markings mean the same as the Advance Warning sign.
What do you do when you see a railroad crossing sign?
Any driver of a motor vehicle approaching a railroad crossing sign shall slow down to a reasonable speed. If required to stop, driver shall stop at the marked stop line. If there is no line, driver shall stop no less than 15 feet nor more than 50 feet from the railroad crossing.