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Escape lanes (Pmruue)

Definition
Ramps, away from the main traffic stream, intended to slow and stop out-of-control vehicles. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Truck escape ramps
Broader Term
Truck facilities (Pmruu)
Narrower Terms
Arrester beds (Pmruueb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Truck lanes (Pmruuk)
Truck loading facilities (Pmruum)
Truck stops (Pmruus)
Truck terminals (Pmruut)
Weigh stations (Pmruuw)