Road events

Road events are points on the map that are associated with certain events (for example, accidents): .

Road alerts can also include user-added text messages (Conversations):.

Attention. Information about road events that is transmitted to Yandex does not contain any personal information about the user or his car.
Configure how road events are displayed:
  1. Tap on the lower part of the screen. The toolbar opens.

  2. Tap Menu .

  3. Go to Settings → Road alerts → Display on map.

  4. Choose the types of road events you want to see.

    • — Conversations
    • — Accidents
    • — road work
    • — Camera (speed and lane monitoring cameras)
    • — Raised drawbridges
    • — Road closures
    • — Errors (places where through traffic is not permitted or where a barrier has been erected)
    • — other
To turn on/off or adjust voice warnings for road alerts:
  1. Tap on the lower part of the screen. The toolbar opens.
  2. Tap Menu .

  3. Go to Settings → Road alerts.

  4. Turn on the Inform me about events option.

  5. Choose the types of road alerts you want to get.

To add a road event to the map:
  1. Tap Add road event  on the marker where you are located.

    If there is no marker, tap on your location and then tap Install  in the context menu.

  2. Fill out the Event form:

    1. Choose the type of event:

      Attention.

      Events of the type “Raised drawbridge ” and “Road closure” can be displayed on the map. However, you cannot add them independently.

    2. If you add an “Accident” or “Road work” event, then, choose the traffic lane that's affected in the Choose lane field.

      If you add events of the type “Error”, then you can select the type of error (no through traffic permitted due to..., turn..., barrier).

    3. In the Comments field, enter your comments for the event being added.

      Note.

      You can also add a barrier to the map by using the Feedback → Add building entrance or barrier.

  3. Tap Set.

    The event will be added to the map. To see comments, tap on the event icon.