stop signal


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stop signal

[′stäp ‚sig·nəl]
(communications)
Signal that initiates the transfer of facsimile equipment from active to standby conditions.
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The train driver said he was distracted at the station by the passenger having a fit and failed to notice a stop signal.
Scientific Technologies Incorporated (Nasdaq:STIZ), a leading North American provider of automation safeguarding technology, introduced the OptoShield OS3100 Laser Light Safety Scanner -- an advanced area guarding scanner which employs laser light to monitor entry into a user-configurable safety detection zone and send a stop signal to a guarded machine.
Today, safety campaigners criticised his actions after he was convicted of driving without care and attention and failing to observe the stop signal.
The vehicle features biocare heated seats made with heat-producing fabrics, a tyre pressure monitoring system, an emergency stop signal system and an amplitude selective damper.
James Douglas Hall, 54, drove across tracks at Callerton Parkway, near Newcastle Airport, in his Audi TT despite the stop signal having already been on for 30 seconds.
McDermott was caught on camera ignoring the stop signal, nearly a minute after it went red, at Callerton Parkway Metro station in his black Mercedes.
As such, in case there is no amount in the account of the concerned person the NHA electronic system recognizes it and give stop signal by flashing the red light and not lifting the bar.
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German railway officials said the head-on collision on a stretch of single track was apparently caused when one of the engineers overlooked a stop signal as he pulled out of a station in the village of Enzisweiler.
German national railway officials said the collision on a stretch of single track near the Austrian border was apparently caused when one of the drivers overlooked a stop signal as he pulled out of the station in the village of Enzisweiler.
A unique safety feature of the red stop signal is that the highly visible white border can be programmed to flash in emergency situations or at dangerous intersections.
ProRail and NS aim for a significant reduction in the number of unplanned stop signal passages (STS passage).