In many cases, the state of California has gone above and beyond to make things easier for automakers developing self-driving cars. But that buck stopped with a planned rule that would have approved limited liability for those manufacturers. The rule would have limited liability for a developer of the car if the manufacturing plant failed…

Next time you’re in the market for a car, you might want to add one more thing to your list to consider before purchasing a vehicle. There’s a lot of thought that goes into selecting the right car, including the exterior and the interior features. However, part of the process that makes it so fun…

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has completed numerous different studies identifying the potential impact of distracted driving accidents. Many people across numerous different age categories recognize that distracted driving is a dangerous behavior but it is one they still participate in regularly. Anyone can get distracted behind the wheel, but certain types of people…

A recent study found that diabetic events were behind up to one out of five vehicle accidents and heart attacks accounted for a further 11% of crashes. That’s the reason why automakers are now working on in-car technology that can monitor medical conditions and responds to it appropriately, including the ability to detect a heart…

When you don’t get enough sleep, a new study shows that certain brain cells can actually slow down. This can pose a severe risk of distracted or drowsy driving. The study looked at the neurons in the brains of 12 individuals and found that sleep deprivation causes electrical activity bursts that make the process of…

  A recent Indiana study conducted by two Purdue professors found that Pokémon Go contributed to a higher cost damage and injuries as well as the number of accidents. More than 12,000 accident reports in Tippecanoe county in Indiana were identified before and after the 2016 launch of Pokémon Go. Those reports were then carefully…

Are you the type of person who relies on public transportation or Uber when you need to get somewhere? That kind of behavior is relatively common these days, but there may also be occasions when you need to operate a car. Do you notice that your driving ability comes right back like riding a bike,…

Stop signs and other traffic signals are in place to mandate that drivers stop and to discourage people from dangerous behavior that could claim the life of another. Unfortunately, despite the fact that even new drivers are familiar with the benefits and laws to stop at a stop sign, this does not always mean they…

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