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Investing in Road Safety: A Global Imperative for the Private Sector
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In The News
CNBC Nasdaq Closing Bell
Coverage of the Nasdaq Closing Bell on August 6, including a clip of TSR ringing the bell.
#BehindTheBell: Together for Safer Roads
Ahead of ringing the Nasdaq Closing Bell, TSR President David Braunstein sits down for a #BehindTheBell interview with David Wicks.
Build a Strong Construction Safety Culture
TSR President David Braunstein explains how technology can help support construction safety training.
Source: Construction Equipment Guide
Lyft Sees a Future with More Bikes and Scooters, and Fewer Cars
Lyft made a big move yesterday to not only live up to its founders’ lofty ideals, but to stake a claim as a more multimodal, sustainable transportation company that supports transit equity and safer streets. The ridehailing firm will invest $1 million in programs to bring transport access to underserved communities, and will champion the Vision Zero street safety campaign, partnering with groups such as Together for Safer Roads.
Lyft Wants to Partner with Cities to Add Bike and Scooter Sharing
Lyft will also work with groups like TSR to promote bicycle rider safety. Lyft is partnering with city mayors and other individuals and organizations working to expand protected bike lanes, reduce speeding, and curb preventable traffic violence in the Vision Zero endeavor.
Source: Digital Trends
Here and Now
As the logistics and supply chain industry grows, technology will be an anchor for fleet management safety programs. Many companies are making progress in their environment, health and safety programs, helping to deliver benefits to companies and the communities in which they operate.
Source: Transportation & Logistics
ITS America and Together for Safer Roads Launch New Life-Saving Initiative
ITS America and Together for Safer Roads (TSR) have announced a partnership to accelerate adoption of road safety technologies during their co-hosted State Department of Transportation Roundtable Reception at the ITS America Annual Meeting and Expo in Detroit.
Source: Traffic Technology Today
CalAmp and Road Safety Leaders Meet to Accelerate Tech-Enabled Partnerships to Save Lives
CalAmp announced the company’s President and CEO, Michael Burdiek will participate on a panel with industry leaders from AT&T, ITS America, and the City of New York to discuss how public and private sector companies can leverage telematics, data analytics and intelligent mobility technology to address challenges in road safety. The Being Bold Through Tech-Enabled Partnerships panel will take place at TSR’s annual membership meeting.
Source: PR Newswire
Safety the Main Feature of Tuesday’s Talking Transport from Detroit
The first Talking Transport from the ITS America Annual Meeting in Detroit is online with the focus on safety. It’s a very safety-filled program as we also talk about a new ITS America initiative with David Braunstein of Together for Safer Roads to help entrepreneurs get their ideas to the next level.
Source: Smart Highways