Speed sometimes creates problems especially if it is not well maintained. Speed signs are usually there to protect and prevent high speed vehicles, but the big flaw in normal speed signs was that they would not inform the driver that he was going over the limit or even if he was going below the limit. And that seemed to be a big problem mainly because without that source of information the driver would just continue in whichever speed they are going, for normal speed signs would only inform them about the speed that is to be maintained. It was also getting difficult for the police to have to stop every car and check their speed. Thus the Montgomery country of Texas decided to employ new and improved Radar speed signs.
A radar feedback sign shows not only the speed which is to be maintained while driving over a particular area but also the speed which that incoming vehicle is at. The impressive device makes sure to detect on its own and point out to the driver that he is going over the limit and that he should slow down, In a way giving them feedback on their speed and thus a sign like this is also widely called a driver feedback sign. Study has revealed that these speed signs has helped in reduce over speeding of vehicles by 10-20 percent and thus that is a huge achievement, which Montgomery Government is trying to achieve now. Being a state with a lot of traffic she needed to employ such signs sooner or later.
How speed signs help.
Today radar speed signs, are usually employed in areas which really really need the traffic and speeding to be maintained. For example it is seen to be used near schools, on highways and even on roads at times to ensure the safety of pedestrians. These signs help to inform the driver that he is crossing the speed limit which enables the driver to slow down as he knows that if he does not he will eventually end up getting a ticket and thus it is important for him to slow down. Once he has slowed down it will help to maintain a steady flow of traffic especially in highways. There is a reason why there is a certain uniform speed which has to be maintained on the highway and vehicles cannot slow down or fasten up as and how they feel like. This is done to avoid accidents as accidents on the highway can be dangerous, and these radar speed signs help in achieving that goal.
These signs employed on streets will help in reducing death by accident as well, because these signs will keep on informing the driver about what speed to maintain where and thus if there is a place where human traffic is high the speed limit of that place will obviously be kept low by these signs. Also it is very very difficult to stop a speeding car even if one sees that there is someone right in front of them and hence accidents are caused, but if the car is in not speeding and its speed has been maintained by these signs in the first place then such a situation does not occur.
Also these signs will be clearly visible during the night time hence eventually bringing down all kinds of possible traffic accidents. Radar is used on large scale today on roads as maintenance is very less and it will make motorist aware of coming traffic. It will help to control traffic and also pop immediate messages which will inform regarding condition of roads. Speed limit can be controlled with help of such sign boards.