As part of the sensitisation work, around 50 engineers yesterday underwent a training programme at a Faridabad-based road traffic education institute on appropriate positioning of signages.
The move is intended to educate engineers about the requirement of signages on roads, font sizes among others so that they properly guide motorists, a senior government official said.
"Yesterday, around 50 engineers of the PWD took a class in Faridabad where they were sensitised about signages and other safety norms on roads. The Engineer-in-chief was leading the engineers," the official also said.
The Public Works Department recently got to know that many road signages were not properly visible due to branches of trees. A study found that 70 per cent of the road signages in the city along 14 major stretches were 'faulty'.
In July, the PWD of the Delhi government had launched a drive to repair damaged signages and replace the faulty ones across the national capital.
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