British Road Signs

Road signs in the United Kingdom conform broadly to European norms, though a number of signs are unique and direction signs omit European route numbers.There is a vast range of signs in use on British roads, from directional sign posts, to signs warning of possible hazards ahead, and regulatory signs instructing motorists to perform certain actions.
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  • What Road Signs Say About Human Perception

    … to creating color combinations for signage in various location and for various purposes. They cite the 1992 Arthur & Passini book “Wayfinding,” which recommends calculating the difference in light reflectancy readings between two colors to determine contrast. Any two colors with a contrast value larger than 70 will definitely be legible…

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