What it's Called ADVANCE WARNING Sign NO TRAIN HORN Sign LOW GROUND CLEARANCE Grade Crossing Sign ADVANCE WARNING Signs for side streets
What it Means Warns drivers that the road crosses railroad tracks ahead A Quiet Zone has been established and normally the train will not sound the horn Alerts drivers of long wheelbase vehicles or trailers of a potential hang-up situation at the crossing Warns that a highway-rail intersections will appear immediately after making either a right or a left turn
Cool Fact Reminds the driver to slow down, look and listen for a train The locomotive engineer can still sound the horn in emergency situations or if workers are near the tracks All drivers need to make sure that their vehicle has cleared the tracks once they cross over Reminds the driver to be prepared to stop if a train is approaching