why are firetrucks red?

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asked Oct 10, 2017 in Other-Cars/Transportation by spottedjaw (250 points)
why are firetrucks red?

Why are firetrucks painted red?

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answered Oct 11, 2017 by Shawn (102,160 points)
Firetrucks are painted red because red is a highly visible color making the fire trucks really easy to see when they're traveling to an emergency.

The red color stands out more than any other color and it's easy to recognize the fire truck with it being red in color.

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