Today’s vehicles are cleaner and safer than they ever have been thanks to alternative forms of propulsion, high-strength materials and advanced electronics. However, those same advances that help primary and secondary safety aspects are posing additional challenges for tertiary safety….
Material and powertrain advances challenge tertiary safety
Electrified powertrains, high-strength steel and multiple airbags make cars cleaner and safer, but they also make it harder to rescue occupants in a crash situation. By Megan Lampinen