11 mai 2017

Effect of driver's personal characteristics on traffic accidents in Tabuk city in Saudi Arabia

  Effect of driver's personal characteristics on traffic accidents in Tabuk city in Saudi Arabia Traffic accidents are a major problem in developing countries. Saudi Arabia is no exception to this worldwide dilemma. In Saudi Arabia a high incidence of road accidents has been recorded in the last several years due to various factors. The aim of this paper is to examine what factors contribute to road accidents in the study area; and to evaluate statistically the effect of certain driver’s personal characteristics on road... [Lire la suite]

28 juillet 2016

International cooperation must drive autonomous cars

International cooperation must drive autonomous cars Imagine a world where you can relax in your car, while it is driving by itself. Where elderly people can remain mobile and where your car will park itself when you tell it to. Imagine a world where we have drastically reduced the number of traffic accidents.This world may not be that far away. While the motor industry’s 120-year history is an impressive succession of innovation, we are standing before what could be the biggest quantum leap forward in automotive technology in... [Lire la suite]