TITLE

HIGHWAY SAFETY: Foresight Issues Challenge DOT's Efforts to Assess and Respond to New Technology-Based Trends

AUTHOR(S)
Kingsbury, Nancy R.; Siggerud, Katherine A.
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/6/2008, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a report from the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. It discusses the Department of Transportation's (DOT) efforts to assess and respond to new technology based trends. It examines trends related to automobile safety and how the DOT is implementing crash avoidance technologies. It also presents the GAO's recommendations to the DOT.
ACCESSION #
35214669

 

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