When The Highway Code Doesn’t Mean What It Says

  1. Solid white lines: as solid as a lick of white pain. They will not protect you from incoming vehicles.
  2. Central reservation: not reservable.
  3. Traffic lights: to be obeyed whether there’s traffic or not.
  4. Zebra crossing: do I even need to say it?
  5. U-turn: not an instruction.
  6. Speed restriction signs:

Speed limit  can you spot the similarities?Archery target

Still, the speed limit sign does not indicate what your target speed should be (unless you’re in a hurry) but your maximum allowance. So don’t worry if, entering a 60 mph road from a 40 mph zone, it takes you a few second to reach speed.

 

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One Comment Add yours

  1. Tami says:

    Number 4 made me giggle – a lot! 😀

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