Results for - Questionable Pedestrian Sign

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Construction crews placed the above sign as a warning to pedestrians. What do you think of this sign?

1. Construction crews placed the above sign as a warning to pedestrians. What do you think of this sign?

I think it's offensive and too graphic
8%
159 votes
I think it does a good job of warning pedestrians about the dangers
53%
1,011 votes
I think it's funny
23%
444 votes
N/A
14%
262 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
24 votes

2. The sign has caused some controversy as it upset some people who thought it was too graphic. What do you think should happen to this sign?

I think it should be removed
7%
136 votes
I think it should stay in place
50%
941 votes
I think they should replace the sign with a more appropriate one
11%
207 votes
I really don't care
21%
395 votes
N/A
11%
214 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
7 votes

3. The City ordered the construction crew to remove the sign because there were complaints that it was offensive. How do you feel about this?

I'm happy it was removed
10%
196 votes
I think it's silly that it was removed
52%
980 votes
I really don't care
25%
470 votes
N/A
13%
248 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
6 votes

4. The construction crew explained that they put the sign up after a pedestrian was clipped by a car mirror after ignoring the previous sign which simply stated "sidewalk closed". Does it surprise you that the previous sign was ignored?

Yes, who ignores a sign like that?
18%
343 votes
No, people ignore signs all the time
59%
1,118 votes
I'm not sure
10%
195 votes
N/A
12%
237 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
7 votes

5. Finally, do you think we, as a society, are a little too sensitive and quick to complain?

Yes
68%
1,291 votes
No
5%
104 votes
Sometimes
15%
276 votes
N/A
12%
226 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
3 votes
06/29/2016 Living 1968 52 By: trishalikespie
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