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1) Roundabouts – The Properties

 

Roundabouts are categorised as “Give Way” or YIELD (as termed in North America) Junctions that:-

 

• Reduces traffic congestion

• Reduces the necessity to Stop other than to Yield (Give Way –UK)

• Reduces pollution

• Reduces Fatality Statistics

• Traffic calming

• Cost Effective in:-

• - Construction

• - Maintenance

• Suitable for small to large junctions

• From low speed limits to national maximum speed roads

• Town roads to highways