|barrier = cable_barrier|
|Road side or median barrier made of steel wire ropes mounted on weak posts.|
|Used on these elements|
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Also called guard cable or wire rope safety barrier. This is a road side or median barrier made of steel wire ropes mounted on weak posts.
See also the more extensive wikipedia description.
How to map
Draw a way along the barrier location. This tag may be used either on a way or on a closed way.
For general information on how to map fences and associated features see barriers.
You may also add:
- height=* If you know the height of the cable barrier.
There are other barrier types which serve a similar function. Alternative implementations for vehicular safety barriers are