Let's Learn About Outdoor Safety Signs!

These are some signs that you can find when you are inside a building.

the universal symbol for crosswalk rail crossing sign
the universal symbol for walking across the street is permitted the universal symbol for walking across the street is not permitted
the universal symbol for crosswalk

Crosswalk:

This sign means that there is a crosswalk in the area. You walk in a crosswalk when you walk from one side of the street to the other. You need to look both ways before crossing.

rail crossing sign

Railroad Crossing:

This signs means that there are train tracks in the area. Stop, listen and look both ways before walking over the train tracks.

the universal symbol for walking across the street is permitted

Walk:

This sign means that it is safe to cross the street. You will see this sign at a crosswalk. Some crosswalk signs will count down how much time you have to walk.

the universal symbol for walking across the street is not permitted

Do Not Walk:

This sign means that it is not safe to cross the street. You will see this sign at a crosswalk. Some crosswalk signs will count down how much time you have to wait.

These signs are meant to keep you safe.

 

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