Latest Traffic collision Stories

2013-12-04 19:32:18

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Volvo is pulling up to the worldwide competition of self-driving vehicles, or autonomous cars. The Swedish-based (and Chinese-owned) auto manufacturer began a large-scale autonomous driving project, involving 100 self-driving Volvo cars on public roads. Tests will be conducted during everyday driving conditions around the Swedish city of Gothenburg. The company is naming the test "Drive Me -- Self-driving cars for sustainable...

2013-12-03 23:33:32

Automotix provides resources for repairs and replacement parts. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Reports show that nonfatal vehicle collisions increase during adverse weather, especially snow and ice. Compound that with December having some of the darkest days of the year, drivers need to take extra precautions, not only with their driving habits, but with vehicle maintenance as well. In fact, every year there is an approximately $42 billion economic toll due to winter weather...

2013-12-02 23:04:27

InventHelp, based in Pittsburgh, is attempting to submit the Safe Martin to companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Police officers have a duty to enforce driver-safety laws, which includes determining if people are wearing their seat belts. However, this task can be difficult. "After going through a seat-belt checkpoint, I was inspired to design an easier way to know if seat-belt laws are being obeyed," said an inventor from Collierville,...

Research Shows Where We Drive Affects How We Drive
2013-12-02 14:30:56

University of Nottingham According to the International Transport Forum Malaysia has one of the highest death rates from road traffic accidents in the world. While the number of road deaths continues to rise in Malaysia the number in the United Kingdom is much lower and experiencing a downward trend. For the first time a team of experts have been looking at the cross-cultural effect on drivers' hazard perception and their research has shown that compared to British drivers, Malaysian...

2013-11-20 23:29:27

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman at The Perecman Firm shares tips for driving in freezing weather conditions. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Auto accident lawyer David Perecman, founder of The Perecman Firm, wants to remind drivers in New York to drive carefully on icy roads. An accident in Tonawanda, NY believed to be caused by black ice caused a twenty-car pileup on the I-29 ramp to I-190 South. WIVB (11.12.13) reported that no one was seriously injured in the...

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