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Carmanah crosswalk solutions are ideal for communities looking to transform their urban landscapes into vibrant, livable space shared by all modes of transportation. A perfect fit for Smart Growth America initiatives, Complete Street projects, and communities seeking LEED ND certification, Carmanah Rectangular Rapid Flashing Crosswalk Beacons (RRFBs) are either solar or AC-powered and install quickly onto existing sign posts.
Communities like those in Bend, Oregon have noted a 60% increase in driver yield compliance at high-traffic crosswalks with the installation of rectangular rapid flashing beacon (RRFB) technology.
Here are some other real world examples of what can be accomplished with flashing beacon technology.
Carmanah flashing beacons are proven to enhance driver awareness and improve the visibility of important warning signage at crosswalk sites, school zones, and other hazardous areas. Combining our best-in-class solar and LED technology with our integrated Energy Management System (EMS) ensures our products provide a reliable and robust traffic safety solution. The need for specialized work crews are eliminated because our systems are designed for easy and quick installation. These installation advantages, combined with the operating efficiencies of our flashing beacons make us a leader in roadway and pedestrian crosswalk markings.
Carmanah Technologies is a market leader in solar LED flashing beacons across North America. Carmanah’s intelligent design, compact construction and robust performance provide innovative solar solutions for the traffic industry. Designed to install quickly, easily and cost-effectively, Carmanah solar flashing beacons are built to withstand harsh winter climates of Ohio as they do in the hot Florida sun, delivering years of proven performance.
Departments of transport, counties, municipalities and active transportation groups continue to call on Carmanah beacons when they are looking for reliable, cost-effective products supported by a friendly and knowledgeable team of experts.
Implementing flashing beacon technology into a city or municipality requires understanding the business case for doing so. These resources can help.
Here you will find a wealth of information on how communities are currently using flashing beacon technology, along with access to third-party reports, presentation templates, and links to other online resources that can help make the case for implementing flashing beacons in your community.