35,092 people died as a result of vehicle collisions in the US during 2015, marking the largest increase in traffic deaths since 1966 – according to statistics published by the US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Preliminary estimates for the first half of 2016 indicate a further rise in fatalities by around 10.4% when compared to the same period in 2015….
Interconnectivity of active and passive safety vital for Vision Zero
Sensors can be used to help enhance passive safety systems, and therefore lower the risk of a fatal collision occurring. By Michael Nash