One of the main problems with flagmen
is that they reduce the accountability of the driver.
Barton said: "We'll be fully briefing our flagmen
on the bypassing procedures before the meeting and we're hoping for a trouble-free day.
he hopes decisions to use either flagmen
or officers are directed by common sense and safety.
Brakemen and flagmen
maintained the safe movement of trains, as specified in rules requiring them to compare watches and to use hand and lamp signals.
The mechanical flagmen
use a red and amber traffic light, as well as a gate arm that stops traffic in work zones.
As Williams was coming in for his landing, police and flagmen
were yelling at spectators lining the highway near where the plane landed to get back.
Jim Herald and Norman Carnegy were solid as a rock for him.
The board member said there is a need by the Land Transportation Office(LTO) to train and deputize flagmen
of project contractors who are crudely trained so that they can properly enforce traffic rules and regulations.
They can be qualified to work in utility or as flagmen
,' he said.
This early, Tolentino warned the proponents of the project to stick to agreed measures and preparations like the deployment of flagmen
, designated work areas, among others.