US Transportation Secretary Foxx Prioritizes Pedestrian and Bicyclist Safety; Credits SAFER-Sim
Submitted by Jacob Heiden
Anthony Foxx, the US Secretary of Transportation, declared that pedestrian and bicyclist safety is a priority for the USDOT. He believes the deployment of connected vehicle technology will significantly address the safety for these vulnerable road users. In his statement, he references our SAFER-Sim project that is researching methods for connected vehicles to deliver timely warnings to pedestrians. Links to the Secretary Anthony Foxx's statement and our research project can be accessed below.