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Teachers From Three States Cited As Teachers Of Excellence By The National Road Safety Foundation And American Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

The honor, with a cash stipend, comes from The National Road Safety Foundation and the American Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association (ADTSEA).

Key Points: 
  • The honor, with a cash stipend, comes from The National Road Safety Foundation and the American Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association (ADTSEA).
  • She feels government, supported by businesses, must do more to encourage others to become driver education teachers.
  • The American Driver and Traffic Safety Education is the professional association that represents traffic safety educators throughout the United States.
  • It was instrumental in creating the new driver education curriculum standard issued recently by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Six Major Valeo Innovations for Safer and Cleaner Mobility to be Presented at the IAA Mobility 2021

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:15pm

PARIS, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Valeo will unveil six innovations - including a series of technologies that can create a "health shield" within the interior of a vehicle and charging stations suitable for all electric vehicles - at IAA Mobility in September. The technologies underscore Valeo's ongoing commitment to develop safer, cleaner and more diverse mobility.The IAA, for the first time in the show's history, will be held in Munich. It has been renamed IAA Mobility for the occasion. No longer promoted as just the annual forum for the global automotive industry, the IAA is also the place where the future of mobility takes shape. The Valeo innovations to be presented from Sept. 7 through Sept. 12 include: Automated Valet Parking: The feature - developed in collaboration with BMW - allows a vehicle to park itself in a parking lot.Valeo Drive4U: The Valeo Drive4U is a prototype autonomous car. It will drive in automated mode on open roads in and outside the city of Munich (on the Blue Lane) reaching Level 4 autonomy. It is exclusively equipped with Valeo sensors that are already in series production (LiDARs, cameras, radars, ultrasonic sensors etc.). This vehicle can handle urban and suburban traffic, traffic jams, intersections, traffic circles, traffic lights, pedestrian crossings and construction zones. It is equipped with two other safety-enhancing features: The Valeo Drive4U Locate system pinpoints the vehicle's location on the road with centimeter-level precision compared with a standard GPS system where the margin of error is as much as five meters. The Valeo MovePredict.ai system uses artificial intelligence to anticipate the movements of vulnerable people around the vehicle and brakes before they have even moved.This year has been historic for mobility with the launch of the first car in the world to reach Level 3 autonomy – equipped with Valeo's LiDAR technology. Level 3 autonomy can only be achieved using 3D LiDAR technology combined with a series of sensors. Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) are transforming mobility. Valeo is the world leader in this field with one-in-four new vehicles worldwide equipped with its technologies.Vital Signs Monitoring: Valeo takes a holistic approach to the challenge of safer mobility. The company is developing products to help the vehicle assess and avoid potential life-threatening situations while ensuring passengers travel in a healthy cabin environment.

Key Points: 
  • The technologies underscore Valeo's ongoing commitment to develop safer, cleaner and more diverse mobility.
  • It is exclusively equipped with Valeo sensors that are already in series production (LiDARs, cameras, radars, ultrasonic sensors etc.).
  • This vehicle can handle urban and suburban traffic, traffic jams, intersections, traffic circles, traffic lights, pedestrian crossings and construction zones.
  • Vital Signs Monitoring: Valeo takes a holistic approach to the challenge of safer mobility.

HD Map for Autonomous Vehicles Market worth $16.9 Billion by 2030 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:30pm

The promising market for self-driving car renting services and increased investments in autonomous driving technology startups are expected to boost the HD maps market.

Key Points: 
  • The promising market for self-driving car renting services and increased investments in autonomous driving technology startups are expected to boost the HD maps market.
  • In addition, increasing R&D activities related to HD maps by leading HD map suppliers and several startups will further fuel the growth of HD Maps for Autonomous Vehicle Market.
  • HD map market for Level 2&3 semi-autonomous vehicles is estimated to be the largest market, and the market for Level 4&5 autonomous vehicles is expected to be the fastest-growing market during the forecast period.
  • Asia Oceania region is projected to be the fastest-growing market for HD map for autonomous vehicle during the forecast period.

HD Map for Autonomous Vehicles Market worth $16.9 Billion by 2030 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 12:30pm

The promising market for self-driving car renting services and increased investments in autonomous driving technology startups are expected to boost the HD maps market.

Key Points: 
  • The promising market for self-driving car renting services and increased investments in autonomous driving technology startups are expected to boost the HD maps market.
  • In addition, increasing R&D activities related to HD maps by leading HD map suppliers and several startups will further fuel the growth of HD Maps for Autonomous Vehicle Market.
  • HD map market for Level 2&3 semi-autonomous vehicles is estimated to be the largest market, and the market for Level 4&5 autonomous vehicles is expected to be the fastest-growing market during the forecast period.
  • Asia Oceania region is projected to be the fastest-growing market for HD map for autonomous vehicle during the forecast period.

575,000 Square Foot Industrial Park Underway in New Jersey

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:30pm

The state-of-the-art business park is designed in a campus-like setting with convenient access to the New Jersey Turnpike.

Key Points: 
  • The state-of-the-art business park is designed in a campus-like setting with convenient access to the New Jersey Turnpike.
  • Building A will total 407,000 square feet with 40 clear height, 40 dock doors, 317 car parking spaces and 67 trailer parking spaces.
  • Building B will total 168,000 square feet with 36 clear height, 25 dock doors and 161 car parking spaces.
  • Due to the propertys ideal location in the attractive Central New Jersey industrial market, and the design of the buildings, we are seeing many high-end tech and pharma type prospects.

Fox Factory Holding Corp. Announces Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Conference Call

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00pm

BRASELTON, Ga., July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fox Factory Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: FOXF) (the Company) will announce results for the second quarter ended July 2, 2021, on Thursday, August 5, 2021, after the market close.

Key Points: 
  • BRASELTON, Ga., July 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Fox Factory Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: FOXF) (the Company) will announce results for the second quarter ended July 2, 2021, on Thursday, August 5, 2021, after the market close.
  • The Company will host a conference call with members of the executive management team to discuss these results with additional comments and details.
  • About Fox Factory Holding Corp. (Nasdaq: FOXF)
    Fox Factory Holding Corp. designs and manufactures performance-defining ride dynamics products primarily for bicycles, on-road and off-road vehicles and trucks, side-by-side vehicles, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, specialty vehicles and applications, motorcycles, and commercial trucks.
  • FOX is a registered trademark of Fox Factory, Inc. NASDAQ Global Select Market is a registered trademark of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium Publishes Safety Management System Guidance for Autonomous Vehicle Development

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

WARRENDALE, Pa., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) today announced a new framework for automated driving testing and evaluation.

Key Points: 
  • WARRENDALE, Pa., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) today announced a new framework for automated driving testing and evaluation.
  • With the launch of the AVSC Information Report for Adapting a Safety Management System (SMS) for Automated Driving System (ADS) SAE Level 4 and 5 Testing and Evaluation , the AVSC is furthering the safe development, testing and evaluation of automated vehicles.
  • An SMS integrates safety principles, processes, and practices to enhance organizational decisions based on safety risk.
  • The Automated Vehicle Safety Consortium (AVSC) is an industry program of SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC) building on principles that will inform and help lead to industrywide standards for advancing automated driving systems.

LSP Transport, LLC (LSPT) Crowned North American Safety Champion

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 6:36pm

National Tank Truck Carriers named LSP Transport, LLC (LSPT) the North American Safety Champion of the Sutherland division. NTTC’s annual award recognizes tank truck operations in North America with the best safety programs and records each year and represent the gold standard for safety in the tank truck industry. The NTTC is the only national organization that specifically focuses on the tank truck industry. The North American Safety Contest, which awards the Heil Trophy, recognizes North American tank truck operations which excel in nine different categories.

Key Points: 
  • National Tank Truck Carriers named LSP Transport, LLC (LSPT) the North American Safety Champion of the Sutherland division.
  • NTTCs annual award recognizes tank truck operations in North America with the best safety programs and records each year and represent the gold standard for safety in the tank truck industry.
  • The North American Safety Contest, which awards the Heil Trophy, recognizes North American tank truck operations which excel in nine different categories.
  • Winners are determined by their safety records, safety and preventive maintenance programs, personnel safety programs and record, and contributions to tank truck industry and general highway safety causes.

Zappix Deployed An AI-Powered Self-Service Roadside Assistance Solution

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 3:15pm

BURLINGTON, Mass., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Zappix, the leading Digital On-Demand Self-Service vendor, has recently deployed an Intelligent Virtual Assistant (IVA) solution for insured motor vehicle owners calling for roadside assistance.

Key Points: 
  • BURLINGTON, Mass., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Zappix, the leading Digital On-Demand Self-Service vendor, has recently deployed an Intelligent Virtual Assistant (IVA) solution for insured motor vehicle owners calling for roadside assistance.
  • The Zappix customer, one of the largest roadside assistance service providers in the United States, has seen impressive benefits with the initial deployment of the solution and is now expanding the service and its offering.
  • The AI-powered self-service solution is delivering end-to-end automation leveraging Zappix smart forms, geolocation capabilities, Google Places integration, and other powerful features.
  • "The Zappix IVA roadside assistance solution has quickly delivered benefits for our client as well as their customers" said Yossi Abraham, Zappix president.

Galpin Motors and Reviver™ Announce Alliance to Sell Digital License Plates Through Galpin Dealerships

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 2:10pm

SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ReviverMX, Inc., developer of the world's first digital license plate (DLP), today announced that they have entered into an agreement with Galpin Motors to sell the Reviver Rplatethrough multiple Galpin Dealerships.

Key Points: 
  • SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ReviverMX, Inc., developer of the world's first digital license plate (DLP), today announced that they have entered into an agreement with Galpin Motors to sell the Reviver Rplatethrough multiple Galpin Dealerships.
  • "We are excited to be working with Reviver to offer Galpin customers an innovative product to enhance their vehicle ownership experience," said Beau Boeckmann, President & COO of Galpin Motors.
  • Reviver and Galpin will work together to communicate the unique value Reviver's digital plates provide owners.
  • Eleven other states are actively engaged in adopting Reviver plates, and Reviver is working with the remaining 36 states and the AAMVA for additional engagements.