Articles about automobile safety


Red light running

Last updated: 08/07/2020

Red light running Maintaining public support Overview Red light running happens frequently and is often deadly. In 2018, 846 people were killed in crashes that involved red...

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Red light running

Last updated: 08/05/2020

Red light running Maintaining public support Overview Red light running happens frequently and is often deadly. In 2018, 846 people were killed in crashes that involved red...

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Shailen Bhatt: Invest in America Act ‘critical' for VRU safety

Last updated: 07/27/2020

New legislation promising investment in US transport infrastructure and promoting road safety technology has been welcomed by ITS America. The organisation's president & CEO...

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'Hands free': Automakers race to next level of not quite self-driving cars

Last updated: 07/20/2020

DETROIT (Reuters) - Autopilot, ProPilot, CoPilot: Automakers have many names for new systems that allow for hands-free driving, but no safety or performance standards to follow...

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Missouri eases motorcycle helmet requirements  - The Missouri Times

Last updated: 07/17/2020

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Gov.Mike Parsonsigned a bill into law that will ease helmet requirements for some motorcyclists.  HB 1963, sponsored by Rep.Travis Fitzwater, allows...

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Semi-Automated Driving Systems: Not All Are 'Hands Free'

Last updated: 07/17/2020

DETROIT — Autopilot, ProPilot, CoPilot: Automakers have many names for new systems that allow for hands-free driving, but no safety or performance standards to follow as they...

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SAFE Act Brings Driver Monitoring Regulations to Forefront on US Transportation Conversation

Last updated: 07/10/2020

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Eyesight Technologies, an AI computer vision solutions leader, reacted today after Senators Edward Markey (D-Mass.) and Richard...

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Government Ignores Its Own Rules By Ignoring Petition

Last updated: 07/09/2020

— Autonomous vehicle technology will be the subject of a likely lawsuit to be filed by the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) because the National Highway Traffic Safety...

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It is time to stop giving the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration five stars for doing…

Last updated: 07/08/2020

by Jason Levine, Executive Director at the Center for Auto Safety Families across the country suffer more than six million car crashes every year. These crashes endanger...

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Vehicle Seatback Safety Included in 4 Safety Bills

Last updated: 07/08/2020

— Four vehicle safety bills have been introduced by Senators Edward Markey (D-Mass.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), a move applauded by numerous safety organizations,...

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