Ten Key Recommendations
The ‘democratisation of vehicle safety’ has been proposed to increase consumer protection for car owners. Essentially, the government should ensure that all cars are compliant with minimum UN safety standards. The ‘democratisation of vehicle safety’ calls for greater consumer education and the application of minimum UN standards across all models. Ten key recommendations are also proposed. Let’s have a closer look. These recommendations are important for consumers and will make the vehicle industry safer and more competitive.
Motor vehicle crashes are the number one cause of injury death among children and adults. Children ages 0 to one are killed in accidents. Motor vehicle crashes claim the lives of drivers, passengers, pedestrians, cyclists, and all-terrain vehicles. The numbers of people killed in motor vehicle crashes are staggering. One in four deaths in the US is a result of a motor vehicle crash. The resulting deaths are a terrible tragedy for our society.