finshona wrote:All sorted went with the kiss theory. Actually the at-grade connectors gave incorrect driving instructions. Telling you to keep left instead of turn left etc so simplified and sorted at least those 2 anyway.
There are only a few situations in which connectors are called for in an intersection:
when the turn lane physically separates from the main road well in advance of the intersection;
when the turn lane is far enough from the point of intersection on the map (due to the size of the intersection or the angle at which the roads meet) that the driver might overshoot while waiting for a delayed "turn" audible, or that the Waze client might become confused and disrupt navigation
when the area is "busy" enough that the driver may not get any advance warning that a turn is coming up--in which case a connector lets you notify the driver a little earlier
As an Area Manager, when you get a user complaint that the audible was too late, or that the map should have shown a connector
When in doubt, leave it out. Each connector complicates the map and adds to your workload when the time comes to check connectivity, direction, name, etc.
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