Approvals and Compliance

Carmanah is committed to providing products that meet the approval requirements in the United States, Canada, and more.

Approvals and Compliance

Carmanah is committed to providing products that meet the approval requirements in the United States, Canada, and more.

Find approvals, standards, and technical compliance for Carmanah products.

Product compliance

At the federal level, our flashing beacons do the job: Carmanah products meet the compliance required for beacons in a variety of applications. At the state or provincial level, you can ensure compliance by referring to the specific approved or qualified products list for your area.

All our product specification sheets include federal product compliance. Here’s an overview.

US compliance

Canada compliance

*Meets all requirements for design, illumination, and color of signal sections required by 2023 MUTCD 11th Edition, Chapter 4L, Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons (MUTCD: Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices).

**Meets ITE Intensity when configured and applied as recommended.

Product technical specifications

Need the specifics? Look to our product pages for detailed technical specifications.

Third-party reports

Don’t take our word for it. These independent studies show the effectiveness of RRFBs and school zone flashing beacons.

RRFB (Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon)

School Zones

Radar Speed Signs

 

Design Renderings for RRFBs

For RRFBs to work, design and layout is everything. View where and how RRFBs are installed on one-way and two-way roadways and on roundabouts. If you need help imagining a layout for your location, we’d be happy to help! Email us at traffic@carmanah.com.

>> View and download the typical installation renderings