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Universal Crosswalk / Crosswalk Signal

Universal Crosswalk
Universal Crosswalk

For the blind it can be a challenge to cross street.

As the blind who cannot "see" the traffic lights, so they must use an audible signal. However, those common audible signals are not that easy to find and use for them due to their small size and irregular installation.
Universal Crosswalk is an audible signal which is installed right one step before the tactile paving so that the blind can naturally step on.
It guides them to walk on the right since the speaker is installed from the right end.
In addition, the different light colors of green and red will lead pedestrians to walk on the right side by catching their attention.


The University of Suwon

The University of Suwon
Hwaseong-si, South Korea

jong beom Kim,
The University of Suwon