Innovations For Safer Mobility

By T Murrali: After the December-January holidays, several corporates greeted the New Year with announcements on innovative projects and proposals related to new and safer mobility. One of the major new initiatives is the joint venture of two global automotive giants, BMW Group and Daimler AG, to provide sustainable urban mobility. They are pooling their […]

Toyota Expands Takata Airbag Safety Recall

Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. has announced that it is expanding two of its recalls involving Takata front passenger airbag inflators. This will add model years of certain vehicles previously recalled and will cover all remaining dual-stage front passenger inflators of a particular type, as a precautionary measure. Approximately 198,000 Model Year 2008 Corolla and […]

Infineon XMC4000 speeds up Functional Safety development of industrial applications

Further advancing the development of Functional Safety industrial applications Infineon Technologies AG has announced the availability of the Safety Package for the XMC4000 family of 32-bit microcontrollers. The XMC4000 Safety Package helps to develop TÜV-certified automation systems that conform with Safety Integrity Levels SIL2 and SIL3. In addition, with the XMC4000 Safety Package Infineon helps […]

James DeMouy joins Bridgestone as VP -Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability

Bridgestone Americas today announced James (Jim) DeMouy has been named Vice President of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHSS) for Bridgestone Americas. DeMouy will provide Environmental, Health and Safety strategic and operational leadership for the global enterprise, including stewardship of the Sustainability initiatives. He will lead and direct all environmental, sustainability, health and safety-related activities […]

Continental Enhances Car Key System

The automotive supplier Continental supplies vehicle manufacturers with a wide-ranging portfolio of secure and reliable solutions for accessing vehicles and starting engines. Continental is heavily involved in the ongoing enhancement and development of innovative car-door access and engine-start systems. The automotive supplier benefits from many years of experience in this domain. Continental supplied the first […]

Driver Fatigue Monitoring System by Rear View Safety Enhances Road Safety & Vehicle Safeguards

Rear View Safety, the industry leader in the sale and distribution of backup camera systems and technology, as well as a dedicated road safety advocate, has recently released the MR688 Driver Fatigue Monitoring System to the market. The product, which is designed to alert a driver to situations where driver fatigue and other dangers are […]