HOUSTON – At KPRC 2, we’re dedicated to keeping Houstonians informed. As part of our new Ask 2 series, the newsroom will answer your questions about all things Houston
Question: Can you still use your arm to you’re making a turn?
Answer: According to Sec. 545.106 of the Texas Transportation Code that talks about signaling, “Except as provided by Subsection (b), an operator required to give a stop or turn signal shall do so by:
- using the hand and arm; or
- lighting signal lamps approved by the department.”
So yes, it is legal to signal with your arm to indicate that you are turning.