Research Shows Lane-Departure Warnings Prevent Crashes

Automotive research showing the life-saving benefits of a host of advanced safety systems is starting to pile up, with the latest study concluding that lane-departure warning systems reduce car crashes—saving lives and reducing injuries.

The new research from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety found that if all U.S. passenger vehicles were equipped in 2015 with a lane-departure warning system, nearly 85,000 crashes and more than 55,000 injuries would have been prevented that year.

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