IIHS auto safety study: Lane-departure, Blind-spot Warning Could Save Thousands of Lives

Technologies that warn motorists when they’re risking a collision could save thousands of lives if widely adopted, according to two new studies.

Lane-departure warning and blind-spot detection systems that prevent crashes could help reduce the one in four fatal crashes that are blamed on lane drifting, according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.

Read more on why some 41% said they are seeking lane-departure warning or assistance in their next vehicle here.