All accident prevention articles

  • tu clausthal.automotiveIT
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    App prototype provides wrong-direction alert

    2014-04-02T08:45:43Z

    The wrong-way-driver alert uses car-to-x technologies for its warnings(Photo: Technical University Clausthal) Each year there are roughly 1,800 reports of drivers heading the wrong way on Germany's autobahn network. When this leads to accidents, they are often serious. One in six people involved in a resulting collision is killed. ...

  • autonomos.automotiveIT
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    Eyes only, no hands: steering a car with mind power

    2011-02-18T07:19:54Z

    Wearing a helmut that captures eye movement, the driver no longer needs his hands for steering Scientists at Berlin’s Free University have developed software that lets drivers steer a vehicle using only their eyes. The experiment uses eyeDriver software, which is a prototype application designed by computer scientists at Freie ...