|Yellow Flashing Left Turn Signal|
Chandler is installing flashing yellow left turn signals at intersections to improve traffic flow.
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This type of signal was approved by the Federal Highway Administration after research showed the flashing yellow arrow heightens driver awareness when turning left in front of oncoming traffic.
The flashing yellow arrow traffic signal consists of four arrow lights that are used exclusively for left-turning traffic.
The flashing yellow arrow signals that you may turn left, but is a more obvious reminder than the traditional green ball that you should be yielding to oncoming traffic.
When the flashing yellow arrow becomes a steady yellow arrow, this is a warning that the light is about to turn red, so prepare to stop.
The City has been collecting and studying crash statistics for three years “before” and three years “after” each installation. Study result