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2014-09-08 08:21:25

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Through a new alliance between ADEPT Driver and Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy, students of the Los Angeles-based academy will now benefit from the scientifically proven teenSMART crash reduction program. The teenSMART program was created by ADEPT Driver, a California company that uses scientific methods to develop crash reduction programs that are proven to be effective. The Mercedes-Benz Driving Academy now includes teenSMART's curriculum...

2014-09-06 23:02:05

Savari, a leading provider of next generation V2X solutions for the ITS space announces the availability of its mini DSRC OBU platform Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) September 06, 2014 Savari, a leading provider of next generation V2X solutions for the ITS space announces the availability of its mini DSRC OBU platform. The mini-OBU has a foot print smaller than a standard credit card and supports a wide range of V2V and V2I applications from safety (collision-warning) to commercial tolling/road...

cars should communicate with each other
2014-09-06 04:50:00

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers at the University of Michigan and several automotive industry partners are looking to have a wireless vehicle-to-vehicle communication system operational within seven years, the Ann Arbor-based school announced on Friday. According to Reuters reporter Ben Klayman, the university’s new Mobility Transformation Center (MTC) will be helping to develop and implement technology that will enable cars and trucks to communicate...

2014-09-02 23:06:05

Autotalks vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communication chipset is the market solution of choice for OEM series-production programs Clarkston, Michigan (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Autotalks, the leading provider of integrated V2X chipset for vehicle safety and mobility applications, will present its solution in Booth #2905 at 21st ITS World Congress 2014 (September 7-11, Cobo Hall, Detroit, MI), together with a dominant portfolio of customer modules. USDOT...

2014-08-30 23:03:30

Attorneys review the implications of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s proposed rule requiring new cars to be equipped with vehicle-to-vehicle communication systems. Greenville, S.C. (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Auto accident law firm, Standeffer & Harbin urges car manufacturers and public agencies to provide robust security systems in new vehicle-to-vehicle communication systems in order to prevent hackers from accessing vehicles’ vital systems and causing...

2014-08-27 12:23:05

CHICAGO, Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- DMV.com - a one-stop resource for all DMV and motor vehicle information, has released a top ten list of things parents and motorists should keep in mind to ensure child safety during the back to school season. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140826/139882 "Given the significant number of motorists and pedestrians heading back on the road, we thought it was the right time to remind drivers and parents of the extra precautions necessary...

vehicle-to-vehicle communication
2014-08-19 04:32:35

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has taken the first steps towards instituting a new policy requiring all future cars and light trucks to be outfitted with vehicle-to-vehicle communication (V2V) technology capable of helping them to warn each other of potential collisions in time to prevent accidents. According to Joan Lowy of the Associated Press (AP), the NHTSA issued new research on Monday which...

2014-08-18 12:21:06

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Association of Global Automakers (Global Automakers) shares the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) commitment to exploring ways to improve safety on our highways and believes wireless vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2I) communications technology has the potential to save thousands of lives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140818/136948 "NHTSA's kickoff of the rulemaking...

2014-08-14 08:20:28

~ Nation's Top Drivers to Experience the Power of Video and its Impact on Safe Driving SAN DIEGO, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lytx, Inc. (formerly DriveCam Inc.), a global leader in delivering video-based driver safety and compliance solutions, announced today that it is a sponsor of the National Truck Driving Championships, which will take place on Aug. 14-16 at the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA. More than 400 top professional truck drivers from across the...

2014-08-07 16:20:42

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For three students, paying for college just got a little easier thanks to their winning video submissions in Bridgestone Americas' Teens Drive Smart Video Contest. Austin Piedra of Chicopee, Massachusetts, received the top prize - a $20,000 college scholarship, for his winning video, "Break Bad Habits. Drive Safe." University of Pennsylvania freshman Barry Oshiba won second place and a $10,000 scholarship for his video, "The Risk You...


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