Orange-and-white Traffic cone has eight other names - pylons, witches' hats, road cones, highway cones, safety cones, channelizing devices, construction cones, and just cones. All of them are markers that are placed on the road or other paths to redirect traffic in a safe manner for some period. They are designed in this way to be visible from a long distance and easily movable. Sometimes they even have a retroreflective strip. Minimal cursor with Traffic Cone.