Backup Cameras Save Lives — the RAA Would Endanger Them

June 14, 2017

25 May 2017 Cameron Gulbransen was accidentally killed at age two after being run over by an automobile without a backup camera. On Oct. 19, 2002, my wife Leslie and I soon learned the hardest lesson we will ever learn. It was 9:30 p.m., and Leslie and I had returned from dinner with friends. My […]

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Backup Cameras Save Lives — the RAA Would Endanger Them

25 May 2017 Cameron Gulbransen was accidentally killed at age two after being run over by an automobile without a backup camera. On Oct. 19, 2002, my wife Leslie and I soon learned the hardest lesson we will ever learn. It was 9:30 p.m., and Leslie and I had returned from dinner with friends. My […]

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What You Need to Know About Backup Cameras

May 16, 2016

5/16/16, Cars.com 2016 GMC Terrain Denali Cars.com photo by Angela Conners CARS.COM — Backup cameras are more than just a cool feature: They can be lifesavers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is making those cameras mandatory, and for good reason: The agency wants to help prevent the 210 fatalities and 15,000 injuries caused each […]

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How large is the blind zone behind your vehicle?

February 8, 2016

Back up cameras won’t simply be an option on vehicles by 2018.  Families who’ve lost loved ones in back over accidents pushed for the law requiring them in all new cars.

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How large is the blind zone behind your vehicle?

Back up cameras won’t simply be an option on vehicles by 2018.  Families who’ve lost loved ones in back over accidents pushed for the law requiring them in all new cars.

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What you need to know about automatic reverse braking

February 2, 2016

Automatic reverse braking systems have the potential to prevent a particularly tragic type of accident.

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What you need to know about automatic reverse braking

Automatic reverse braking systems have the potential to prevent a particularly tragic type of accident.

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No back-up camera on your car? Add one

November 1, 2015

The NHTSA estimates that more than 200 people and 15,000 injuries occur annually because of backing-up crashes, with many of the fatalities occurring to children younger than 5.

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No back-up camera on your car? Add one

The NHTSA estimates that more than 200 people and 15,000 injuries occur annually because of backing-up crashes, with many of the fatalities occurring to children younger than 5.

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How a small White House agency stalls life-saving regulations

October 28, 2015

The little-known Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs can delay, rewrite or kill rules mandated by Congress, and as the case of requiring rearview cameras on cars shows, it often uses that power.

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