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Category: Safety

New, Live Real-time Monitoring of Roadway Weather from Baron

New, Live Real-time Monitoring of Roadway Weather from Baron

| May 31, 2018

Baron, a worldwide provider of critical weather intelligence, has released a new product offering specifically designed for Department of Transportation services across the U.S. The solution is engineered to provide a single comprehensive source for the display and monitoring of current and forecasted weather conditions. Components of the product include a network operations display, mobile […]

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Counterfeit Lift Inspection Labels Found in NYC and Long Island

Counterfeit Lift Inspection Labels Found in NYC and Long Island

| May 31, 2018

The Automotive Lift Institute, Inc. (ALI), an ANSI accredited product certification body (Accreditation ID# 0584) — well known as an independent, third-part watchdog for the vehicle lift industry — has made a public announcement that counterfeit lift inspection labels have been found in New York City and Long Island with records going back to at […]

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More Than One in Five Consumers Want Highly Automated Vehicles

More Than One in Five Consumers Want Highly Automated Vehicles

| May 30, 2018

According to the latest research,  22% of Consumers are likely to consider a“Highly-Automated” vehicle for their next purchase. Industry experts note that we are well past the point of automated vehicles being a fad. With several production cars around the world already coming from the factory with partial automation features, manufacturers, ride sharing companies, and […]

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Ford Debuts “Share the Road” Campaign for Biker Safety

Ford Debuts “Share the Road” Campaign for Biker Safety

| May 25, 2018

For cyclists worldwide, Ford has great idea. The company is embarking on a global safety awareness program. Consider the context: In Europe there are 250 million cyclists and those on two wheels account for 1 in 12 of all road accident fatalities. As increasing numbers of people get on their bikes, flashpoints between drivers and cyclists are […]

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Europe Takes Lead on New Car Safety Systems Mandatory by 2021

Europe Takes Lead on New Car Safety Systems Mandatory by 2021

| May 23, 2018

The European Commission has announced proposals to make 11 new car safety systems mandatory on all new vehicles by the year 2021. “Road traffic injury is still the number one killer of young people across the continent, so these essential measures cannot come soon enough,” said Antonio Avenoso, executive director of the European Transport Safety […]

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Rome Among Worst Cities in Europe for Road Safety, Traffic and Pollution

Rome Among Worst Cities in Europe for Road Safety, Traffic and Pollution

| May 23, 2018

While it has been said that all roads lead to Rome, apparently the ancient city of Rome currently leads European capitals in traffic, pollution and hazardous road conditions.  According to the recent rankings by Greenpeace, more people travel by car or scooter in Italy’s capital than in any other city that the environmental organization looked […]

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