Side Road Sign - Meaning

All you need to know about the Side Road sign: definition, shape, color, type of sign and more

Side Road Sign
Type: warning sign
Color: yellow and black
Shape: diamond-shaped
Location: before some intersections

What does a Side Road sign mean?

A Side Road sign warns drivers that another road enters the highway from the direction shown (typically from the right). Watch for traffic from that direction. This warning intersection traffic sign helps drivers navigate an upcoming intersection.

What type of sign is a Side Road sign?

A Side Road traffic sign is a warning sign. It warns drivers about a condition requiring special attention.

What are the colors of a Side Road sign?

Side Road signs have black graphics on a yellow background.

What shape are Side Road warning signs?

Side Road signs are shaped like a diamond, with black graphics representing a side road that enters the highway.

Where are Side Road signs installed?

Side Road signs are commonly installed before intersections where a side road enters the highway.
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Side Road Sign - What To Do

When you see a Side Road sign while driving, you should:

• be aware that another road will soon enter the highway from the direction shown
• watch for vehicles entering the road on which you are traveling
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