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The Transportation Safety Division provides insight into safety on and off the roads and waterways.
The Transportation Safety Division is comprised of industry professionals dedicated to identifying motor transportation safety needs and developing innovative solutions. These professionals share their knowledge and work to develop safety policies.
The Transportation Safety Division is divided into four sections: Highway traffic safety, school transportation, transit and commercial/fleet and motor vehicle.
Transportation Safety Division members can share tips or post a question on the group's Facebook page. Not a Division member yet? Join today.
MyCarDoesWhat.org is a national campaign to educate drivers on new vehicle safety technologies designed to help prevent crashes. The goal of this campaign is to explain to drivers how best to use these safety technologies, leading to safer driving. Follow MyCarDoesWhat on
NSC Transportation Safety Division member Timothy Hicks' blog is live on MyCarDoesWhat.org! Timothy is a licensed professional engineer and accident reconstruction specialist.
Follow his blog here.
Alex Epstein, NSC director of transportation safety, presented Saving Lives Now with Vehicle Automation.
Vehicle safety technology of the future – the kind you might expect to find in fully automated cars that can pilot themselves without human intervention – might still be far in the future, but the development and deployment of these safety technologies can save lives today.
Get the presentation.
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