Department for Transport – Traffic Signs Manual
The Traffic Signs Manual gives guidance on the use of traffic signs and road markings prescribed by the Traffic Signs Regulations and cover England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.
Chapter 1 offers an introduction; Chapter 3 provides official guidance on the correct use of regulatory signs; Chapter 4 deals with warning signs; Chapter 5 deals with road markings; Chapter 7 deals with the design of traffic signs; and Chapter 8 deals with temporary situations and road works and is in two parts.
This volume focuses on the use of warning signs used to alert drivers to potential danger ahead, it is applicable in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. This revised edition also contains an updated Bridges and Other Structures section....more
Chapter 7 reflects the Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions (TSRGD) which came into force in January 2003 and includes a number of revisions to the text from the previous edition. ...more
'Traffic Signs Manual Chapter 8 - Part 1: Design' provides guidance for those responsible for the design of temporary traffic management arrangements, which should be implemented to facilitate maintenance activities or in response to temporary situations. ...more
'Traffic Signs Manual Chapter 8 - Part 2: Operations' provides guidance for those responsible for the planning and managing of, and participation in, operations to implement, maintain and remove temporary traffic management arrangements. ...more
'Traffic Signs Manual Chapter 1 – Introduction', published in 1982, offers an introduction to the Traffic Signs Manual. The remaining Chapters are available ...more
The Traffic Signs Manuals contains advice to traffic authorities on the correct use of signs and road markings, in the discharge of their duties under section 122 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984. ...more
The new edition of Chapter 5 in particular is a "good news" story. It provides detailed guidance on the intended use of new markings prescribed for the first time in the new Traffic Signs Regulations and General Directions (TSRGD) ...more