TITLE

Unlikely alliance presses for more telematics in cars

AUTHOR(S)
Stoffer, Harry
PUB. DATE
May 2001
SOURCE
Automotive News;5/14/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5929, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the campaign of ComCARE Alliance for the installation of automatic 911 calls on automobiles to assist in car accidents in the United States. Argument of the group on the use of more electronics in automobiles; Example of the failure of model Niki Taylor to get proper treatment after a car crash; Relay of information on accidents.
ACCESSION #
4498793

 

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