As Christmas approaches please remember to stay safe this year. In December 2018 alone there were 98 fatalities on the road, with a further 119 in January 2019 so we’ve decided to put together some of the best road travel safety tips for the summer holidays.
Are rumble bars the most practical and versatile traffic management device? Our clients seem to think so! Take a read of the innovative ways that the humble rumble bar has been used recently to help keep both pedestrians and vehicles and their drivers safe and potentially avoid costly fines or repairs.
One of the solutions now regularly being implemented by architects designing brand new drive thru’s is to use speed humps to try and reduce a drivers speed as they approach the drive-thru lane. In addition, installing rumble bars along the driveway to help prevent any unnecessary damage to their car.
The next innovation in drive-through car safety is using rumble bars along the roadway to alert drivers that they are too close to the kerbside. Rumble bars help avoid a car getting gutter rash on the wheels as well as helping keep the vehicle a safe distance from the building itself.
Body Corporates and Unit Managers need to consider not just their residents but also the public at large. Vehicles entering or leaving a unit complex must give way to pedestrians using the footpath. Many Body Corporates are becoming aware of their responsibility when it comes to these critical crossings and taking action.