crash barrier


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crash barrier

n
(Civil Engineering) a barrier erected along the centre of a motorway, around a racetrack, etc, for safety purposes
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Noun1.crash barrier - a strong protective barrier that is erected around a racetrack or in the middle of a dual-lane highway in order to reduce the likelihood of severe accidents
barrier - a structure or object that impedes free movement
Translations
zaščitna ograja

crash barrier

n (Brit) (Aut) → guardrail m inv
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Tenders are invited for Construction of concrete crash barrier on bally khal bridge and metal crash barrier on the approaches to bally bridge during the year 2017_18
A MOTORIST had a miraculous escape after a crash barrier ripped through his car into his seat.
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Belgian high security perimeter protection specialist Betafence has acquired the intellectual property rights to cable-based anti-ram crash fences, barriers and gates from US-based crash barrier products and systems provider Gibraltar US, the company said on Thursday.
Just one of the car's wheels was on the carriageway side of the crash barrier.
The woman's Ford KA collided with a crash barrier on Mountain Road at about 5.
He was uninjured after hitting a crash barrier and flipping his vehicle on the motorway.
The man in his 30s flipped his car on to its roof after smashing through the crash barrier at junction 12 in Gaydon, Warwickshire at 3.
Kubica was trapped in his modified Skoda Fabia for more than an hour after hitting a church wall and a crash barrier before rescue workers were able to extract him.
A FATHER-of-three died after being crushed between a bus and a crash barrier at West Bromwich bus station, inquest jurors heard.