A collaborative study has examined how fatal and non-fatal road accidents have been affected since Uber's 2012 UK launch.
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The feasibility study will look into the most suitable cities and routes to deploy air taxis in Southeast Asian cities, evaluate the best use cases for air taxis, and explore the possibility of joint flight tests, among other things.
A new study by the International Transport Forum has examined safety aspects associated with e-scooters and other micro-vehicles, and has outlined 10 key safety recommendations.
The three winning projects will trial new ways of using data generated by transport in towns and cities to improve driving conditions.
Government ministers are to meet to discuss new steps to halve road traffic deaths and injuries by 2030.
Bird has outlined how it is contributing to the City of Paris' shift to 'mandatory parking' which looks to reduce street clutter and improve parking options in the city.
The permit has been granted for the first time since Uber ceased autonomous testing in March 2018 after one of its vehicles was involved in an accident that resulted in the death of a pedestrian.
Precise statistics on accidents have been kept since 1960, and during this time there have been no years in which there were zero pedestrian lives lost in traffic.
The legislation states that RTA will monitor the compliance of the concerned parties, certify vehicles that have passed the trial run and then prepare the appropriate infrastructure and logistics.
Deaths among pedestrians and cyclists accounted for 29 per cent of all recorded road deaths across the EU in 2018, according to the European Transport Safety Council.
Market Street is reportedly home to half of the top 10 intersections for pedestrian and bicycle collisions in the city; each year since 2014 the area-averaged over 100 injury collisions per year - 75 per cent of them involving people walking or cycling.
The study also includes a series of recommendations aimed at policy makers, health professionals and researchers in the field.
The technology aims to detect and reduce illegal and unsafe e-scooter riding on pavements, which in turn hopes to provide better information for cities as where to improve infrastructure.
The European Investment Bank has loaned €47 million to Volán Buszpark Kft for safer and more eco-friendly buses in Hungary.
The overall objective of the decision is to regulate the operation of transport rental activities in Dubai, including specifications of the number of permitted vehicles in operation.