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Driver Assist Systems are Making Us Less Safe, According to a Study

Driver Assist Systems are Making Us Less Safe

Study reveals that drivers have become overreliant on advanced driver assist systems, paying little attention to the road ahead. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s AgeLab partook in research to study how drivers approach driver-assist systems. They reviewed the driving habits of 20 Massachusetts-based …

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Škoda Patents LED Seatbelt Buckles Safer for Children

Škoda illuminated seatbelt buckles

Škoda makes strides again with a simple yet useful innovation. The Czech carmaker has long been pioneering safety technologies, and its recent addition is a glowing LED seatbelt buckle. Škoda said it mainly developed the belt buckle while keeping infants and kids in mind, ultimately making it easier for parents …

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Audi Announces C-V2X, a Technology Making Children Safer

Audi C-V2X Technology

The German carmaker develops new technologies to enhance safety around schools. Audi will collaborate with Applied Information, Temple Inc., and the Virginia Department of Transportation on an innovative safety feature, bringing significant advancements in vehicle safety and reducing road-related injuries and fatalities. The collaboration resulted in two-vehicle applications that will …

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RST Launches Motorcycle Clothing with Built-in Airbags

RST motorcycle

British firm RST has launched a range of motorcycle clothing with built-in airbags that will provide an advanced level of safety to riders. Developed in association with In&Motion, the company believes that its product is a modern marvel in terms of safety for riders on roads and track settings alike. …

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13 Best Tips for Driving in Winter

Multiple cars stuck in a traffic jam in the winter

Winter is the most challenging season for car drivers. Weather conditions keep changing and the risks associated with winter driving increase pretty quickly. The best way to arrive in one piece at your destination is always to adapt your driving style to the road condition. Being prepared to face various …

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