NHTSA kicks off drowsy driving initiative

Will hold meeting on November 4–5, 2015

Posted October 7, 2015

On October 6, 2015, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced a meeting that will be held in Washington, DC on November 4–5, 2015 to kick off a new national drowsy driving initiative. The NHTSA Drowsy Driving Forum will include presentations and discussions on a number of topics, including:

  • Problem identification and measurement of drowsy driving,
  • Public awareness and education, public and corporate policy,
  • Vehicle technology, and
  • Balancing the needs for research and action.

The meeting will be held on November 4th, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and on November 5th, 2015 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. It will be also be available for live public viewing on http://www.nhtsa.gov/. Remote viewers will be able to submit questions online to the forum moderators.


 

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