July 22, 2015 - Industry News
UPS is making collision mitigation technology standard equipment on every new Class 8 tractor the company orders.
Tags: UPS, Collision Avoidance, Bendix
April 25, 2015 - Industry News
A truck crash that killed five nursing students in Georgia is leading to renewed calls from one safety advocacy group for mandating collision avoidance systems on heavy trucks.
Tags: Collision Avoidance
November 16, 2014 - Industry News
The new Detroit Assurance from Daimler Trucks North America is an active vehicle safety system that complements fuel efficiency while adding a huge measure of driver convenience. The system was formally unveiled at a ride-and-drive event in Miami, Florida, on Friday.
Tags: Active Safety Systems, DTNA, Detroit Assurance, Adaptive Cruise Control, Fuel Efficiency, Transmissions, Collision Avoidance, Lane Departure Warning, Detroit Diesel
September 18, 2014 - Product News
Functions of current products will be combined and strengthened, and false alerts will occur less often, the company said.
Tags: Active Safety Systems, Roll Stability, Collision Avoidance, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems
April 6, 2014 - Industry News
By the time 2020 rolls around, you can expect new trucks to be equipped with mandatory stability control and collision avoidance technology, according to Fred Andersky, director of government and industry affairs for Bendix.
Tags: Regulations, Electronic Stability Control, Bendix, Mid-America Trucking Show, Collision Avoidance, NHTSA
August 5, 2013 - Industry News
Con-way Truckload has announced it is investing in three safety technology systems for all of the 525 new tractors it will take delivery of in 2013.
Tags: Safety Technology, Con-way Truckload, Bendix, Meritor Wabco, Takata, Electronic Stability Control, Collision Avoidance, Lane Departure Warning, Safety & Compliance
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