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passive safety

n
the practice of taking measures to reduce the consequences of accidents, as opposed to attempting to avoid them altogether. Compare active safety
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Honda also is working to develop and deploy advanced passive safety and active safety systems that can reduce the severity of a collision or help avoid it entirely.
The Diamond website added: "D i a m on d 's industry-leading safety record is the result of our commitment to protecting you and your passengers with a long list of active and passive safety features.
ZF Friedrichshafen AG is a leader in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety technology.
ZF specialises in driveline and chassis technology as well as active and passive safety systems.
Rodolfo Schoneburg, head of Passive Safety and Vehicle Functions at Mercedes-Benz Cars, said, 'This Euro NCAP award, which we are delighted about, is recognition of the excellent standards of safety in our vehicles.
All N-VAN types feature the Honda SENSINGTM suite of advanced safety and driver-assistive technologies as standard equipment.*2 Moreover, the use of lightweight and high-rigidity materials contributes to the high passive safety performance of the N-VAN.
Mikael Bratt, current President of Autoliv's Passive Safety business segment, will as previously announced assume the position of President and CEO for Autoliv following the completion of the spin-off.
The Compass also offers more than 70 active and passive safety systems that have earned it both, a Top Safety Pick rating from the US Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) and the maximum five-star from EuroNCAP.
After completion of the spin-off, Mikael Bratt will assume the role of chief executive officer of Autoliv, which will contain Autoliv's Passive Safety business segment.
After completion of the spin-off, Mikael Bratt will assume the role of CEO of Autoliv, which will contain Autoliv's Passive Safety business segment.
Summary: Bosch's Vehicle Motion and Position Sensor (VMPS) technology will be on the market by 2020, said Nico Radike, who works on chassis systems control and passive safety and sensors for the technology.