We blame pedestrians for dying even when drivers are at fault
- Author: Justin Jones
- Source: Mobility Lab
- Date: 04/16/2018
“Now let’s be clear – people do have a responsibility to look out for their own safety. I don’t advocate…
The Austin Transportation Department (ATD) is starting a pilot program to improve pedestrian safety in East Austin as a crosswalk goes high-tech.
The new program is active at the crosswalk near Angelina Street and Rosewood Avenue.
Drivers of connected vehicles – connected to wireless networks – will be notified when someone is trying to cross the street after they push the signal button when the driver is still about a block away from the crossing.
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