At a time when car manufacturers are developing more and more semi-autonomous driving systems, American researchers at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) have put them to the test. to find out if they help drivers be more vigilant with teddy bears.
The latest crash test results from the Institute for Highway Safety show cars are safer than ever thanks to modern technology. Of the 2021 novelties that were tested last month, 49 won the highest "Top Safety Pick +"…Continue
For many years, the delivery and collection traffic around the Michaelschule in the district of Bickern has been increasing and many drivers do not obey the traffic rules: parking is prohibited, excessive speed in the streets around the Michaelschule. Parents, the municipal security service, and the staff repeatedly asked individual parents about the wrongdoing, but only a few parents changed their behavior.
A project group headed by parent representative Oliver Schomaker is…Continue
Seeing and being seen is the be-all and end-all in road traffic. Especially now in autumn, cyclists are increasingly out and about in cloudy weather, twilight and darkness. "To increase visibility and reduce the risk of accidents, we recommend light-colored clothing and reflective elements, for example," says the managing director of Verkehrswacht Münster, Christoph Becker. "On the other hand, functioning and complete lighting on the bike is mandatory".
The Cabinet of Ministers decided to amend the Traffic Regulations. Some of them oblige pedestrians to wear reflective elements in the evening and at night. Also, this rule applies to those situations when there is poor visibility on the roads. Note that earlier this rule was only a recommendation.
Pedestrians will now have to wear reflective inserts on their clothing while driving on the roadway and the side of the road. These can be stickers,…Continue