Daniel McGehee, Director, Transportation and Vehicle Safety Program, discusses MyCarDoesWhat – a national driving safety campaign. MyCarDoesWhat helps educate drivers on new vehicle safety technologies designed to help prevent crashes.
1. McGehee describes the motivation for this campaign – to help the public understand car safety technologies, which may help prevent crashes and save lives.
2. McGehee says these new technologies can help reduce driver error, which is responsible for 95% of car crashes.
3. McGehee explains that MyCarDoesWhat.org is a simpler version of your car manual.
MyCarDoesWhat is operated by the National Safety Council and the University of Iowa.