Why Many People are Choosing Speed Humps for their Location

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Speed humps have been proven to be a passive traffic calming solution that actually works in many applications. Vehicle speed can be reduced, and drivers can be made aware of any potential hazards.

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Why Many People are Choosing Speed Humps for their Location Speed humps have been proven to be a passive traffic calming solution that actually works in many applications. Vehicle speed can be reduced and drivers can be made aware of any potential hazards. Different materials have been used for speed hump traffic management but the one that seems to be favoured is rubber. In this article we will explore why rubber speed humps have become a popular choice. An Introduction to Rubber Speed Humps Speed humps made from 100 recycled rubber are a good choice for environmentally conscious business leaders. During the manufacturing process the desired high visibility colours are moulded into the speed hump. Because the colours are not painted on afterward they will not flake or peel off and the colours will not fade. Rubber is a fantastic material for using outdoors it will not crack in the heat and it’s very resistant to other weather extremes. 6 Reasons to Choose Rubber Speed Humps So as you can see rubber speed humps are a fantastic option to install at your location if you want to improve traffic management and road safety. Here are six reasons why you need to install them: They are a cost effective solution compared to concrete or metal speed humps. A rubber speed hump is tough and durable so it will last a long time. Because they are made of rubber they absorb a lot of tyre noise and they can make

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a road a little quieter. A rubber speed hump can easily be fitted with reflectors to make them more visible at night. The hump can have any high visibility colour added during the manufacturing process most people choose yellow as a good contrast to black. Every Image Bollards rubber speed hump is made from 100 recycled rubber so they are an environmentally sound choice. How Does a Rubber Speed Hump Work A speed hump is designed and engineered to withstand an impact from a vehicle tyre that’s travelling at speed. The driver can see the upcoming speed hump at all times of the day because they are high visibility options. When the speed hump is deployed in series in an area where signs are also installed you have a very effective passive traffic management system. The speed humps will not damage the vehicle but it’s extremely difficult to travel at higher speeds over them. Many governmental traffic authorities now spend a great deal of money on their developing traffic management strategies. This usually includes rubber speed humps to slow down vehicles in sensitive areas such as schools hospitals car parks and government buildings. A rubber speed hump is a cost effective solution and they are easy to deploy and install. A single worker can maneuver a speed hump into place and it can be fixed to a road surface using standard tools. If you need ​rubber speed humps ​ for your location get in touch with Image Bollards and check out our products. More recommended articles here: 3 Traffic Management Strategies for Speed Humps 4 Advantages of Rubber Speed Humps The Unnoticed Advantages of Speed Humps on the Road

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