Every year road accidents are one of the major causes of death. It is extremely important to have road barriers wherever necessary like— in places of ongoing construction, potholes, landslides, diversions, etc. These barriers are very much necessary to driver and passenger safety on the road.
So how do these road barriers exactly help?
- Allow increased road safety
These devices act as a safety barrier and are designated to help increase the level of security on roads and highways, to protect the drivers and vehicles in case of an accident. They have typically placed the middle of the highways to prevent out-of-control vehicles from entering a lane on the opposite side. They also help avoid direct crashes on roads into objects like poles, trees, and traffic signs.
- Need less maintenance
In comparison to other safety signals, road safety barriers need minimal maintenance. They have minimum costs and are designed to last for years. They are also capable of withstanding high impact force and are very durable.
- Reduce traffic jams
Road safety barriers have a positive impact in reducing traffic congestions. Since traffic accidents are reduced by using road barriers and lead to less congestion and traffic on the roads. With minimum maintenance costs, safety barriers can be used for a long period of time unlike other options, whose installation, repair, and maintenance can cause delays and traffic congestions.
Polycon’s latest barrier and crash cushion systems can make a great deal of difference to roadway safety, with new technology offering major benefits to road users. Polycon’s range of road barriers is strong, sturdy, and flexible, ideal for today’s roads.
Made from high-density UV-Stabilized polyethylene material, these barriers are safe and low impact in case of accidents, protecting vehicles and passengers. They are also lightweight and can be handled without a crane, results in saving of loading/unloading cost. Having known for being maintenance-free, they are a leading choice in the market. They are also available in various colors.