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Illuminate Awareness: The Purpose of School Flashing Beacons

02 28 2024
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ELTEC

Just like the lighthouse guides ships safely to shore, school flashing beacons illuminate the path to safety for our young students, navigating through the busy streets on their way to and from school. They are not just mere lights blinking on the roadside. They play a significant role in maintaining order and safety in school zones. Understanding the Concept of School Flashing Beacons School flashing beacons primarily function as protective measures to enhance visibility and safety within…

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School Zones Beacons: The Sign You Need to Slow Down Even When School's Out

12 08 2023
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ELTEC

It is the time of year many local school districts take a well-deserved extended break for the holiday season. However, even during holidays and school breaks, it is important to remember the purpose of school zone beacons and the impact they have on keeping our children safe. These flashing yellow lights may seem insignificant when the school is closed, but they still serve as an important reminder to slow down and pay attention to our surroundings. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance…

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The Importance of School Zone Software in Keeping Children Safe

11 13 2023
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ELTEC

School zones are vital areas that require special attention to ensure the safety of children during school hours. With the increase in traffic and congestion on roads, it is essential to have efficient tools to control school zones and protect students. This is where school zone software comes into play. This innovative technology is specifically designed to manage and regulate school crossing zones, making them safer for children to cross. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of school…

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Safely Crossing the Road: Utilizing the School Beacon System for Motorist Compliance

10 30 2023
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ELTEC

School crosswalks can be one of the most dangerous areas for pedestrians, especially for young students. Despite the presence of crosswalks and traffic signs, many motorists fail to yield to pedestrians, putting them at risk of accidents and injuries. In an effort to improve motorist compliance and ensure the safety of students, schools have implemented a school beacon system. This system utilizes flashing lights to alert drivers of pedestrians crossing and has been proven to increase compliance…

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Flashing Lights = Safe Zone: The Importance of School Flashing Beacons

08 29 2023
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ELTEC

We’ve all seen them—the bright yellow school flashing beacons that blink on and off before and after school hours. While the lights may seem like just a nuisance, they are actually incredibly important for keeping school zones safe. Not only do they alert drivers that they are entering a school zone, but they also provide a safe place for students to cross the street. In this blog post, we’ll look at the importance of school flashing beacons and how they help make school zones a safe place for…

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Ensuring Pedestrian Safety: The Significance Of School Crossing Road Signs

05 17 2023
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Ensuring Pedestrian Safety: The Significance Of School Crossing Road Signs The safety of our children is paramount, especially on the road. This is where the importance of the school crossing road sign comes in. These signs play a significant role in ensuring pedestrian safety around schools. It's a visual reminder to drivers to slow down and look out for children crossing the road. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of school crossing road signs and how they can make a positive…

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Why Summer Months Are No Excuse To Ignore School Zones: Importance Of School Beacon System

04 17 2023
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School zones are just as important to watch for during the summer months as they are during the school year. Many children still participate in activities on school premises, such as sports or day camps, even when school is not in session. To keep kids safe, it's essential to be aware of your surroundings in these areas and to obey the school beacon system. This system helps drivers identify when they are entering or exiting school zones and allows them to adjust their speed accordingly. In this…

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Tips For Drivers to Ensure Pedestrian Safety | Elteccorp

03 17 2023
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    In the year 2020 every 81 minutes a pedestrian was killed by a vehicle. This is a huge number and can be easily prevented. Drivers need to be alert at all the time when operating a vehicle. Drivers also need to take seriously the responsibility that comes when getting behind the wheel. Using a pedestrian crosswalk is an excellent way to help ensure pedestrian safety on the road but only helps when all other road rules are followed. See blow for a few tips for drivers to ensure pedestrian safety.  Always…

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School Beacons and the Importance of Crosswalk Safety

02 28 2023
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School beacons are a vital tool when it comes to ensuring the safety of students at crosswalks. Crosswalk safety is an important topic, as accidents can easily occur when pedestrians and drivers are not paying attention to their surroundings. Installing school beacons at crosswalks near schools can help ensure that drivers are aware of pedestrians in the area and take necessary precautions to prevent collisions. In this blog post, we will discuss the importance of crosswalk safety and how school…

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Maintenance

01 31 2023
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presencebuilders

  Summertime is often utilized to maintain school beacons. There are a variety of maintenance issues that need to be resolved when it comes to school beacons. Typically, annual maintenance is enough. Maintaining the beacons during the summer months is most beneficial as there are the least number of students present during that time. See below for some of the most common maintenance items that take place during the summer when it comes to school beacons. 1. Test and replace equipment: It is…

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