SAFETY TECHNIQUES IN CARS AND ECONOMIC PROBLEMS

SICHERHEITS-TECHNOLOGIEN IM AUTOMOBIL UND IHRE VOLKSWIRTSCHAFTLICHE PROBLEMATIK

THE OBJECT OF THE WORK IS TO SHOW THAT ROAD SAFETY, OR THE AVOIDANCE OF ROAD ACCIDENTS, IS NO LONGER SIMPLY A MORAL, EMOTIONAL PROBLEM, BUT PREDOMINANTLY AN ECONOMIC ONE. AFTER SYSTEMATIC DETERMINATION OF THE RISK FACTORS IN ROAD TRAFFIC, AND SUBSEQUENT DEFINITION OF THOSE FACTORS WHICH RELATE PURELY TO THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE CAR, A MODEL IS TO BE BUILT WHICH IS TO INDICATE THE COSTS AND BENEFITS OF SAFETY FEATURES IN VEHICLES.