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Mobility 21 Consortium Offers New Opportunities for CHOP to Influence Safety of Autonomous Vehicles for Child Passengers

At a recent MAP 21/Mobility 21 Deployment Partner Consortium Event, I recently presented on my research on seating configurations in autonomous vehicles that will keep child passengers the safest. The Consortium event underscored for me that CHOP is one of the few organizations studying children’s safety in vehicles that will be widely available sooner than many people think.

Perceptions of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and New Driver Safety

New CIRP research sheds light on how new teen drivers and their parents perceive the use of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS).

Read the 2018 CChIPS Annual Report

The Center for Child Injury Prevention Studies (CChIPS) is proud to release its 2018 Annual Report, featuring synopses of 10 research projects completed during the 2017-2018 CChIPS project year.

Parents Report On Their Distracted Driving Behaviors

In new research released today, about half of parents surveyed used their cell phone while driving with their 4- to- 10-year-old child.

The CChIPS 2018-2019 Research Portfolio is Launched!

Learn about the nine projects funded for a new year of research at the Center for Child Injury Prevention Studies (CChIPS), which will be led by Principal Investigators from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and The Ohio State University.

ACIP Agenda is Set!

Registration is open for the 2018 Advances in Child Injury Prevention (ACIP) Conference, hosted by the Center for Child Injury Prevention Studies. Read on for an overview of the traffic safety-focused agenda.

Vision Zero Initiative and the Bumpy Road to Self-Driving Cars

Just like black boxes have helped the aeronautical industry fine-tune hardware and software and to install redundancy to maximize air traffic safety, one can hope the new self-driving technology will help us decrease the number of deaths on the road and reach the Vision Zero objective we are all striving to achieve.

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