Technical inspections of vehicles in the fleet and speed limiters
in the department of calvados.
OK, if all drivers drove perfectly, speed limiters
would not be a problem, but we all know this will never happen in a million years.
By using speed limiters
we reduce road casualties, stress, mental illness, air pollution, the NHS crisis and carbon emissions.
The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) says that it's against the speed limiters
because the organization opposes anticompetitive measures that are falsely promoted as safety initiatives.
The passage of House Bill 5911 or the proposed Speed Limiters
Act was sought by the House Committees on Transportation and Appropriations as contained under Committee Report No.
The fact that Autograde opts to produce its speed limiters
locally is somewhat of a rarity in the Middle East, a region that is not yet renowned for manufacturing.
The speed limiters
do not allow the bus to go over 100km/h.
This is why the UAE MoI had made it mandatory for mini buses to install speed limiters
," said Mohammed Ashraf, Managing Director of Autograde.
As the car's speed limiter
was deactivated, this modification was against the official guidelines.
The study, released last week by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, is said to be the most comprehensive investigation ever done on the use of speed limiters
on commercial trucks.
5 tonnes have to be fitted with speed limiters
The idea of black box recorders and speed limiters
being fitted to cars is welcome.
If the authorities are serious about improving road safety, a positive and more effective solution would be to extend the current legislation of speed limiters
being fitted to all new vehicles rather than selected commercial vehicles.
In a consultation document, it says changes are needed because of differences between new vehicles, fitted with speed limiters
and older vehicles which are not.
He said: "It's estimated that if 10% of vehicles were fitted with intelligent speed limiters
, then it would have a widespread effect on traffic speed because other drivers would have to slow down behind them.