11 juin 2020

Risk Factors that Contribute to Road Accidents - Insurance Telematics

Risk Factors that Contribute to Road Accidents - Insurance Telematics Photo: By Conn Hastings Data on the most widespread risky behaviours for delivery drivers attained that there is a tendency related to distracted driving were still leading factor among other dangerous habits, according to a report compiled by Lytx and Nexyad.Another risk factor identified by the Nexyad driving behaviour engine is the unstructured and slight differences to our current road infrastructure. The Nexyad engine takes into account the shape of... [Lire la suite]
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10 juin 2020

Understanding the Impact of Technology

Understanding the Impact of Technology: Do Advanced Driver Assistance and Semi-Automated Vehicle Systems Lead to Improper Driving Behavior? The ultimate goal of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) is to increase traffic safety and driving comfort. Despite their potential safety benefits, there are concerns about unintended consequences associated with intermediate levels of automation. In these scenarios, speed control and/or steering are automated, but the driver is still required to monitor traffic and be ready to resume... [Lire la suite]
09 juin 2020

Silicon Valley is winning the race to build the first driverless cars

Silicon Valley is winning the race to build the first driverless cars Henry Ford didn’t invent the motor car. The late 1800s saw a flurry of innovation by hundreds of companies battling to deliver on the promise of fast, efficient and reasonably-priced mechanical transportation. Ford later came to dominate the industry thanks to the development of the moving assembly line. Today the sector is poised for another breakthrough with the advent of cars that drive themselves. But unlike the original wave of automobile innovation, the... [Lire la suite]
08 juin 2020

Designing Human-Machine Interface for Autonomous Vehicles

Designing Human-Machine Interface for Autonomous Vehicles This paper deals with Human-Machine Interface (HMI) design for autonomous vehicles. This automation level involves automated driving phases as well as transition phases where the driver has to reengage in the driving task. Each phase requires an appropriate interface to allow the driver to establish accurate situation awareness. The paper presents a methodology aiming to answer the following questions: what should be displayed, how and when? This methodology relies on the... [Lire la suite]
07 juin 2020

How telematics data is transforming car insurance

How telematics data is transforming car insurance With car insurance premiums expected to rise over the next few years, drivers are increasingly looking to technology to reduce the cost of their insurance. One technology that’s leading the way in lowering premiums is telematics. By combining telecommunications with vehicular technology, insurance companies can monitor various elements of a driver’s behavior. A GPS system and on-board diagnostics make it’s possible to record a car’s exact location, how fast it's traveling, and what’s... [Lire la suite]
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06 juin 2020

A Self-Driving Freight Truck Just Drove Across the Country to Deliver Butter

A Self-Driving Freight Truck Just Drove Across the Country to Deliver Butter Plus.ai, an artificial intelligence startup in Cupertino, California, has engineered an autonomous driving system for commercial freight trucks. This week, it made the world's first cross-country trip of its kind to deliver butter to a small town in Pennsylvania. While this isn't the first time an autonomous truck has made a cross-country trip, it's likely the first time a commercial freight truck has made a real delivery like this. ... [Lire la suite]
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05 juin 2020

Self driving Cars and Trucks Market Size, Share & Trends

Self driving Cars and Trucks Market Size, Share & Trends The global self‑driving cars and trucks market size is expected to be approximately 6.7 thousand units in 2020 and is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 63.1% from 2021 to 2030. Self-drive cars, also known as autonomous vehicles, are a key innovation in the automotive industry. These vehicles have high growth potential and are acting as a catalyst in technological developments of automobiles. Development of a supportive regulatory framework, government funding, and... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2020

Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market Size Worth Around US$ 140 Bn by 2026

Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market Size Worth Around US$ 140 Bn by 2026 Acumen Research and Consulting, a global provider of market research studies, in a latest published report titled “Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) Market (By Solution: Park assistance, Adaptive Cruise Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Adaptive Front Lights, Blind Spot Detection System, Lane Departure Warning System, Autonomous Emergency Braking, Others; By Sensor: Infrared, LiDAR, Image Sensor, Ultrasonic, RADAR; By End Use:... [Lire la suite]
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03 juin 2020

Typical fleet management service offerings cover the entire vehicle lifetime

Typical fleet management service offerings cover the entire vehicle lifetime From a customer perspective the total cost of ownership (TCO) is the key to identifying cost saving potential and reducing operating expenses. Figure 2 shows a typical TCO split for a European fleet vehicle. Depreciation takes the largest slice over the lifetime of a company car. Fuel costs make up about 20% of the TCO while maintenance, tires, and repair management add up to an additional 15%. Interest expenses comprise 12% of total costs. The remaining... [Lire la suite]
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02 juin 2020

Will fleets turn to advanced safety tech for improvement?

Will fleets turn to advanced safety tech for improvement? There is one common theme running through all the credible truck safety data sources, and it's a troubling one. There are various ways to track truck safety. There are federal entities that track everything from fatal accidents to recordkeeping compliance. At the state level, both enforcement and regulatory agencies keep their own records of safety-related truck activities. Then there are the databases maintained by insurers, industry groups, safety watchdogs, and even... [Lire la suite]
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