There are millions traffic cones in use globally. Cones are found on rooftops, sports fields, race tracks and countless parking lots, streets and highways. The Pixar movie Cars features a motel made from traffic cones and Seattle has a traffic cone monument that’s 18 feet high. There’s even a growing sector of artists who use traffic cones as their medium.
What started in the back of a small tire shop has grown into a cultural motif and has helped save an untold number of lives. Learn more about the traffic cone in this infographic from Traffic Safety Store.