Guiding Principles Grade-separated Crossings At-grade Pedestrian Crossings Electronic Audible Traffic Signal Smart Device
for the Elderly and
the Disabled
Pilot Real-time
Adaptive Traffic
Signal System
Devices to Enhance
Pedestrians' Safety at
Road Crossings


The provision of pedestrian crossings is a delicate act of balancing the needs of motorists and pedestrians, and reducing the risk of road accidents. Whilst minimising vehicular traffic delay is an important consideration in designing pedestrian crossings given Hong Kong's heavy traffic volume particularly in the urban areas, various pedestrian-friendly measures have been introduced to enhance walkability.

Picture of pedestrian crossings