How Social Distancing May Drain Your Car Battery

As the world adjusts to self-quarantining and social distancing to help flatten the curve of COVID-19, an unforeseen consequence may occur. With schools closed, office staff working from home, and people staying in, cars are sitting unused in garages and driveways across the country. A vehicle battery, if left too long without being started, will …

Pedestrian Detection Systems Don’t Work When Needed Most

New research from AAA reveals that vehicle technology designed to stop cars to avoid pedestrian crashes is inconsistent in most situations and completely ineffective at night when 75% of pedestrian fatalities occur. Pedestrian Crash Data On average, a pedestrian is killed every 88 minutes in traffic crashes in the United States, totaling nearly 6,000 people …