A four-wheel dirt buggy retrofitted by a student team from the Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory at Virginia Tech's College of Engineering in Blacksburg uses laser range finders, an instant voice command interface, and a host of other technology tools to guide blind drivers
as they steer, brake, and accelerate.
The engineers say their first Blind Driver
Challenge vehicle is crude.
A man accused of giving instructions to a blind driver
during a half-mile car journey had his court case adjourned yesterday.
THE world's fastest blind driver
has rewritten the record books once again.
And the courageous blind driver
is hoping to raise cash for charity.
Dennis Hong, director of the Robotics and Mechanisms Laboratory at Virginia Tech explained, "Three years ago we accepted the NFB Blind Driver
With an instructor by his side, he was the first blind driver
to complete a lap at Knockhill Racing Circuit, in Fife.
Dodi's father Harrods boss Mohamed al Fayed claims the couple were murdered by MI6 who used a bright light to blind driver
Henri Paul who also died.
A MAN who gave instructions to a blind driver
has admitted aiding and abetting dangerous driving.
Many blind people prefer the concept of driving as opposed to being driven," says Kimberly Wenger, senior and student leader of the Virginia Tech Blind Driver
A MAN accused of dangerous driving after he was allegedly caught giving instructions to a blind driver
had his case adjourned for a second time at Wolverhampton Crown Court.
A NEARLY blind driver
who ploughed into a marathon runner leaving her paralysed was fined pounds 1,000 and banned for three years yesterday.
e, York's Beth McCarthy and Blind Drivers
The new headlamps are controlled by cameras which adjust the lights automatically but unlike other LED systems they react instantly when traffic is detected, switching off only the part of the light cone which would blind drivers
The lighting of athletic fields all across the land began to cause light pollution problems for cities and municipalities fearful that the light trespass would blind drivers
on nearby roads or intrude on living rooms of stadium neighbors.