The generic term road equipment includes all facilities and measures on roads and paths that are used to regulate, direct and secure road traffic. The legal basis for the road equipment are both official regulations, such as the road traffic regulations , and road construction regulations .
The components of road equipment generally include:
- Traffic signs
- Lane marking
- Vehicle restraint systems
- Traffic light systems
- Street lighting
- Henning Natzschka: Road construction, design and construction technology. BG Teubner Verlag, 2011, ISBN 3-8348-1343-5 , page 423.