Adopting the "ITS" Holistic View to Progress Road Vehicle Safety

Systems thinking drives intelligent transport systems toward the goal of Vision Zero.  

Figure 1 - Networked driving: vehicles communicating directly with each other and their surroundings to operate more safely - Image Source: WSP

Figure 2 - Responsibility for safety is shared in the Vision Zero  approach.
(adapted from the Swedish Transport Administration)


Steve Kuciemba
United States

Katie McLaughlin
United States