• Assisted and Automated driving poses immediate challenges for international regulators


    he last twenty years has seen a dramatic improvement in the safety features protecting drivers involved in a car crash, with seatbelts, multiple airbags and side protection beams on every new model. But we’re now moving beyond the age of passive safety (protection in the event of a crash) into active features such as automated braking and lane control systems that assist the driver to help avoid the crash in the first place.