Latest Pedestrian safety through vehicle design Stories

2014-06-19 16:21:34

- More than 10 million Honda and Acura vehicles purchased in the U.S. feature pedestrian injury mitigation features and designs TORRANCE, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda's commitment to introduce advanced vehicle designs aiming to reduce pedestrian injuries and enhance driver visibility with standard rearview camera application has earned Honda recognition as a "Highway Safety Hero" by the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (Advocates). For 2014, Honda was the sole...

2014-04-08 12:20:11

- Pressure sensor-based Pedestrian Protection System (PPS pSAT) reduces pedestrian injuries in collisions. AUBURN HILLS and DETROIT, Mich., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental, a leading international automotive supplier, received the 2014 Automotive News PACE (Premier Automotive Suppliers Contribution to Excellence) Award for its Pressure sensor-based Pedestrian Protection System (PPS pSAT). This marks Continental's third PACE Award win in just two years. Continental's...

2013-10-10 23:23:07

Houston car accident lawyer Kevin Krist cites the city’s poor rankings for pedestrian safety and the low rate of prosecutions for fatal accidents. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 A new article on the blog for The Law Office of Kevin Krist, “Are Houston Pedestrians Safe?” calls attention to statistics showing that Houston ranks low among cities when it comes to pedestrian safety. The blog points out that Houston ranks 41st out of 51 major cities in pedestrian safety,...

2013-08-15 23:26:50

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced last week that their new website “Everyone is a Pedestrian” has been launched. The Oregon personal injury lawyers at Shulman DuBois LLC believe this site is a good first step in helping keep pedestrians safe on the roads, and want to share some tips to prevent fatal accidents. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 The Portland wrongful death attorneys at Shulman DuBois have experience with fatal traffic accidents, and...

2012-03-19 23:02:36

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman reviews the newly released Tri-State Campaign for Transportation report, Most Dangerous Roads for Walking. The report analyzed federal data for Connecticut, New York and New Jersey from 2008 to 2010. The New York auto accident lawyers at The Perecman Firm have handled all types of auto accident cases over the past 30 years. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 19, 2012 The Tri-State Campaign for Transportation (TSTC) released the Most Dangerous Roads for...

2010-12-10 08:53:00

Urges Swift Passage by House of Representatives WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind today commended the United States Senate for passing the Pedestrian Safety Enhancement Act (S. 841), which will protect the blind and other pedestrians from injury as a result of silent vehicle technology. Because blind pedestrians cannot locate and evaluate traffic using their vision, they must listen to traffic to discern its speed, direction, and...

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