Review Lesson 3

2. The Buffer area is where:

Your answer:

D) You should place a short taper

Your answer is incorrect.

A short taper is used in the termination area to guide traffic out of the work zone. The buffer area is where drivers can find room to stop if they have not seen or have disobeyed the warning signs or flagger guidance. This area should be free of all equipment, vehicles, and construction materials.

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