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2013-09-12 12:22:29

Police, Safety Groups to Offer Safety Seat Checkpoints Statewide HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State Police and PennDOT are encouraging motorists to participate in free child passenger safety seat checkups throughout Pennsylvania as the agencies mark National Child Passenger Safety Week, Sept. 15 - 21. In addition, Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, has been designated as "National Seat Check Saturday." "I urge all parents and caregivers to get their seats checked,...

2013-09-12 08:21:13

AutoPartsWarehouse.com reminds consumers to review child safety in the car during "Child Passenger Safety Week" -- and beyond; vehicle crashes number one cause of childhood deaths CARSON, Calif., Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To help raise awareness about child safety during Child Passenger Safety Week, September 15(th) - 21(st) -- and beyond, AutoPartsWarehouse.com today released its 2013 Child Passenger Safety Tips and Resource Guide. The guide is available online at AutoPartsWarehouse.com...

2013-09-11 08:20:44

New research helps to explain why teenage drivers engage in riskier behavior; online driver education provider Driving-Tests.org launches a new series of "Signs and Road Situations" permit practice exams designed to make driver education fun-filled family activity. WASHINGTON, Sept. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Appearances can be deceiving. For example, the teenage driver in the car next to you on the freeway might look like a young adult; however, recent research indicates that...

2013-09-10 23:20:30

New laws for 16 and 17-year old drivers in Connecticut mean new safety measures, too. Waterford, CT (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Did you know that teen drivers aged 16 to 19 are more at risk for motor vehicle driver crashes than any other age group? At SAVA Insurance Group of Connecticut, the local insurance agents are aware of this fact – and they want to encourage new drivers and their parents to practice safety first and avoid becoming a devastating statistic. Fortunately, in...

2013-09-10 23:03:49

An accident involving four vehicles caused massive damage and five people were treated for injuries in early August. Michael Steinger weighs in with his thoughts on the accident. (PRWEB) September 10, 2013 Following an accident on Interstate 95, five people were rushed to the hospital for treatment. One of the five suffered life-threatening injuries and all five were treated at Broward Health Medical Center reported the Sun Sentinel. According to Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and the Sun...

2013-09-02 23:03:54

d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new infographic warning teenagers not to text and drive. The law firm has successfully handled many auto accident lawsuits and there is no fee unless a settlement or award is obtained. (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 Distracted driving has become increasingly commonplace with the growing number of gadgets like cell phones, GPS, iPods, and radios. According to the most recent government statistics, at any given moment there are approximately 660,000...

2013-08-30 12:20:55

Driving-Tests.org releases a new "Parent-Teen Safe Driving Contract" along with safe driving tips to help teens prepare for safer driving this school year WASHINGTON, Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Summer is almost over and it's back to school for families across the country. When school bells start ringing, so do early morning alarm clocks as the new school year brings brand new schedules that require an adjustment from the entire family. Whether your teenager is starting...

2013-08-28 16:20:21

TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - With children returning to school drivers need to be more cautious.  Child pedestrians are most often hurt in the months of September and October and children aged 10-14 years have the highest incidence of pedestrian-related injuries.(1)  The roads are busier and drivers need to adjust their driving routine to help predict and prevent these injuries. Young Drivers of Canada offers some advice to drivers -- Be aware of school zone...

2013-08-28 12:21:02

DETROIT, Aug. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda today demonstrated two experimental safety technologies aimed at reducing the potential for collisions between automobiles and pedestrians and between automobiles and motorcycles. These advanced Vehicle-to-Pedestrian (V2P) and Vehicle-to-Motorcycle (V2M) technologies, while still in the research and testing phase, demonstrate Honda's vision to advance safety for all road users, including pedestrians and motorcycle riders, as well as...

2013-08-27 23:03:14

What is crashworthiness? It refers to a vehicle’s ability to prevent injuries to its occupants when the vehicle is involved in a crash. Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 What is crashworthiness? It refers to a vehicle’s ability to prevent injuries to its occupants when the vehicle is involved in a crash. When a car accident occurs, the occupants of a vehicle experience a number of forces that can lead to injury. “Crashworthiness” is a very important...


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Vehicular Automation
2013-10-03 14:16:27

Vehicular automation uses artificial intelligence and mechatronics to aid an operator in controlling a robotic vehicle. Some of these vehicles are labeled “smart” or “intelligent,” while others that are more capable of moving on their own are known as “semi-autonomous.” Those robots that rely only on autonomous movement are simply known as “autonomous” or “robotic.” There are several types of vehicles that use automation to operate and the capabilities of these robots have...

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