Emerging Technologies

2017 Forum on the Impact of Vehicle Technologies and Automation on Users: A Summary Report

February 2018

This report summarizes presentations, discussion, and outcomes from a stakeholder forum on the impact of 21st-century automotive technologies on drivers.

Emerging Technologies

Air Disc Brakes: Leveraging Large-Truck Technology and Engineering to Realize Safety Gains

September 2017

This study estimates the costs and benefits associated with equipping all large trucks nationwide with air disc brakes.

Emerging Technologies

Automatic Emergency Braking Systems: Leveraging Large-Truck Technology and Engineering to Realize Safety Gains

September 2017

This study estimates the costs and benefits associated with equipping all large trucks nationwide with automatic emergency braking systems.

Emerging Technologies

Lane Departure Warning Systems: Leveraging Large-Truck Technology and Engineering to Realize Safety Gains

September 2017

This study estimates the costs and benefits associated with equipping all large trucks nationwide with lane departure warning systems.

Emerging Technologies

Video-Based Onboard Safety Monitoring Systems: Leveraging Large-Truck Technology and Engineering to Realize Safety Gains

September 2017

This study estimates the costs and benefits associated with equipping all large trucks nationwide with video-based onboard safety monitoring systems.