TITLE

Safety experts cautiously open automotive black box

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;05/08/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5873, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of automotive safety researchers to download information from wrecked vehicles to demonstrate the usefulness of data recorders in cars and trucks. Arguments of privacy advocates against the plan to collect information; Researchers' claim that the data are needed to improve auto safety; United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's investigation of selected crashes.
ACCESSION #
3127346

 

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