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Friday, September 24, 2010

Flaggers on the road/Регулировщики движения

While we were driving around, part of the road was closed for some renovations. The road, even though it has an official number and must have some importance for the prefecture, only has one lane each way. Since one lane was completely blocked, the flaggers regulated the direction in which cars could go. They used green flag to show that the cars can go, and the red flag to stop the traffic. They also had a little radio to talk to each other.

Когда мы объезжали окрестности, часть дороги была закрыта на ремонт. Хоть у трассы есть и номер, и она наверняка имеет какое-то значение в префектуре, все равно на этой дороге одна полоса в каждую сторону. Регулировщики, пользуясь красным и зеленым флагами, останавливали и разрешали движение машинам. У регулировщиков еще была рация для переговоров между собой.

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