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Thatcham Research has outlined the risks to UK drivers in a new Assisted and Automated Driving Definition and Assessment paper

Report: drivers could be put in danger by misleading ‘automated’ technology...

Use of the word “autonomous” in carmaker marketing and literature is lulling drivers into a false sense of security, according to automotive research centre...
Of the top 100 selling vehicles available in Australia at March 2018, 37 models offered AEB as standard. AEB was not offered in any form on 35 models.

Standard fitment of AEB increases ten-fold in Australia over two years

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has revealed a ten-fold increase in the standard fitment of autonomous emergency braking (AEB) in just over...
Traveling on relatively worn tires at highway speeds in wet conditions can increase average stopping distances by 43 percent, or an additional 87 feet — more than the length of a semi-trailer truck — when compared to new tires, according to new research by the AAA.

Driving on worn tires in wet can increase stopping distance 43...

Traveling on relatively worn tires at highway speeds in wet conditions can increase average stopping distances by 43 percent, or an additional 87 feet...
WalletHub compared the 50 states across 48 key safety indicators grouped into five categories; personal and residential safety, financial safety, road safety, workplace safety and emergency preparedness.

Report reveals South Carolina has most traffic fatalities per 100 million...

South Carolina is the state with most fatalities per 100 million vehicle miles of travel, according to a new report published by WalletHub. To determine...
While many new vehicles have sensors and cameras fitted as standard, older vehicles can be easily retro-fitted with the technology.

Research finds reversing cameras reduce back-up crash risk by 41 percent

Vehicles fitted with a reversing camera are 41 percent less likely to be involved in a back-over crash, according to a Monash University Accident...
Parents and caregivers across Canada are being educated on how to prevent, recognize and help manage concussion in children during Parachute Safe Kids Week.

Child safety in the spotlight for Canada’s Safe Kids Week

Parents and caregivers across Canada are being educated on how to prevent, recognize and help manage concussion in children during Parachute Safe Kids Week. The...
A new report published by the International Transport Forum (ITF) reveals the countries that have achieved the biggest reductions – and increases – in road deaths, with the U.S. named as the worst performing country.

New traffic safety report reveals U.S. has largest increase in road...

A new report published by the International Transport Forum (ITF) reveals the countries that have achieved the biggest reductions in road deaths, with the...
Delhi government publishes draft road safety strategy

Delhi government publishes draft road safety policy

Reducing collisions and fatalities by 80 percent between 2018 and 2025 is the target of Delhi government’s new road safety policy. The draft Delhi Road...
Australian Automobile Association (AAA) says all states are failing to meet targets to reduce road fatalities

All Australian states failing to meet targets to reduce road fatalities...

There was a 2.9 percent increase in road fatalities in the 12 months to March 2018, according to the latest road safety benchmarking report...
National Safety Council campaign National Safety Month with week four theme of driving

Americans urged to do ‘one small thing’ during National Safety Month

Friday, June 1 marks the beginning of National Safety Month. The annual National Safety Council (NSC) campaign raises awareness of the everyday safety risks facing...
A new study published by the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA) examines the relationship between a vehicle’s age and occupant injury severity in a fatal crash

NHTSA study confirms newer model cars are safer

A new study published by the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA) examines the relationship between a vehicle’s age and occupant injury severity in...
Memorial Day is widely regarded as the unofficial start of summer, and Americans are expected to travel in record numbers this holiday weekend.

Americans to kick off summer season by traveling in record numbers

AAA forecasts that more than 41.5 million Americans will travel over Memorial Day weekend. That’s nearly five percent more than last year and the most in more...
Law enforcement agencies and state highway offices across the United States are working together to remind drivers of the importance of wearing a seat belt, as part of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) annual campaign, Click It or Ticket.

Increased patrols across U.S. for annual Click It or Ticket campaign...

Law enforcement agencies and state highway offices across the United States are working together to remind drivers of the importance of wearing a seat...
Conducted by Dr Rachel Aldred, Reader in Transport at the University of Westminster, the study uses National Travel Survey (NTS) data, a large and nationally representative survey that asks people about incidents over the previous three years. This is the first analysis to use such data.

Research reveals extent of unreported injuries to cyclists and pedestrians

For every mile walked, a low-income pedestrian is three times more likely to be injured by a motor vehicle than someone from a high-income...
Within a strategy that aims to make Europe a world leader for fully automated and connected mobility systems, the Commission is proposing that new models of vehicles are equipped with advanced safety features such as advanced emergency braking, lane-keeping assist system or pedestrian and cyclists’ detection systems for trucks.

European Commission sets new target for EU road deaths and injuries

The European Commission has announced a major new package of road safety measures that include a target to halve road deaths and, for the...