Roadside work is extremely dangerous. Add excessive speeds of drivers and the proximity of the workers to traffic flow, and the combination can be deadly. Despite construction warning signs, safety flags, posted fines, and other precautionary measures to improve work zone safety, hundreds of roadway construction workers are killed annually as a result of excessive speeds, .
Radar speed signs provide a proven, effective and affordable traffic-calming solution for reducing speeding drivers and offer unmatched versatility over other traffic calming methods.
- Speeders will slow down up to 80% of the time when alerted by a radar sign
- Typical speed reductions are 10-20%.
- Overall compliance with the posted speed limit will go up by 30-60%.
Portable Radar Speed Signs
Weighing only 20 lbs, the TC-400 radar speed sign offers the ultimate in portable traffic calming. The modular design of the radar speed sign, along with the mounting technology of Radarsign’s GoBracket, make mounting and un-mounting the sign a quick, easy process. One person can easily install or relocate the TC-400 in about a minute. Field exchange of the battery packs allows multi-month usage of the sign at same location. Plus, with the GoBracket universal mount, the TC-400 can be used in hundreds of places where a speed trailer simply won’t fit – and at less than half the cost. The TC-400 will operate +/- 2 weeks on a full charge.
Radarsign has a variety of radar speed sign models and radar speed sign bundles to choose from. Compare our models and see which one is the best traffic calming solution for you.