Sweden-India Transport Innovation & Safety Platform formed

The Sweden-India Transport Innovation & Safety Platform (SITIS) has been formed as a long-term platform for innovation and a centre for excellence on traffic safety research. The SITIS partnership will build deeper understanding of traffic safety in India, and provide insights into the core challenges facing many fast-growing economies with similar challenges and their potential […]

DICV supports SAFE ROADS India Summit 2019

Daimler India Commercial Vehicles (DICV) has participated in the second edition of the SAFE ROADS Summit India with the theme ‘Automated Driving and Future of Road Safety in India’ together with Mercedes-Benz Research and Development India (MBRDI) and Mercedes-Benz India (MBIL). The Experimental Safety Vehicle ‘Mercedes-Benz ESF 2019’ was unveiled in the presence of Indian […]

Continental, 3M partner for road safety

Technology company Continental has entered into a collaborative evaluation partnership with 3M to assess the infrastructure-to-vehicle (I2V) interface between infrastructure-related objects and technologies (including pavement markings, conspicuity film, signs and other landmarks on or near the roadway environment), and vehicle-related technologies. Continental’s extensive know-how in automotive safety combined with 3M’s innovative expertise and leadership in […]

Shell India expands vision correction programme

Shell India and VisionSpring to help 3.65 lakh commercial drivers and allied transportation workers to see clearly and drive safer by the end of 2020. 20/20 being the measure of perfect vision, the DriveSafeIndia initiative will accelerate access to vision correction and advance national goals to improve road safety. Drivers, mechanics and other allied transport […]

SAFE Annual Convention 2019 held

Society for Automotive Fitness & Environment (SAFE), a SIAM initiative, in association with Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and Transport Department, Jharkhand, organised the 20th edition of SAFE Annual Convention in Ranchi, Jharkhand on June 11. The theme was “Make Roads Safer: 50 by 2030”, which implies reducing 50 percent fatality rate by 2030, with […]

Continental showcases technologies for safer roads in India

Technology company Continental has showcased selected technologies from its portfolio at the #STOPTHECRASH India, organised by international road safety charity Global NCAP on September 26, in Greater Noida. Continental will demonstrate 2-wheeler safety technologies – MiniMAB – one channel ABS for motorcycles and MK 100 MAB – two-channel ABS for motorcycles. As the world’s biggest […]

Continental provides technical services to two & three wheelers

Continental offers a broad range of technical services for small engine two and three-wheeled vehicles. Large-volume markets like India and China are implementing stricter exhaust gas and safety regulations for many different vehicle categories and demanding customised, flexible and specific solutions, especially for single-cylinder vehicles in displacement classes below 150 cubic centimetres (ccm). Two-wheel vehicle […]