What is a dung beetle doing on a traffic sign? And a camel? What are the strangest traffic signs you’ve come across?
Digital maps and navigators make life easier for many drivers. But what happens to pedestrians or users of other kinds of vehicles? Do these devices take in their needs?
Scooters that are badly parked –or net even parked but just left on their side on sidewalks and streets– are a major problem in many cities. But avoiding these problems is not so hard: it’s enough to just follow a few logical rules.
In the first 60 minutes after and accident, some 75% of injured people die. It’s what’s known as the Golden Hour. Thus the importance for an ambulance to reach a hospital as fast as possible. But do you know what you should do to let them get past you correctly?
It’s one of those features on a road that are barely noticed. And yet ditches are essential in keeping roads in good condition. Do you know what they are used for? And do you know how many different kinds of ditches exist?
The consumption of alcohol continues to be behind many highway accidents. Technology is now serving the automobile industry to prevent drivers from using their vehicles if they have drunk too much. Devices like the anti-alcohol ignition interlock will soon be obligatory in some countries, but do you know how it works?