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New Alcohol Detection Technology From DADSS Coming to Commercial Vehicles This Year

DADSS Update

Published: June 02, 2021

Today, ACTS announced the first product equipped with new alcohol detection technology from the DADSS Research Program will be available for open-source licensing in commercial vehicles for the first time ever, in late 2021.

Experts Share Insights into the Role of Fleets in Driven to Protect

Driven to Protect Initiative

Published: May 06, 2021

On March 30th, Driven to Protect hosted the second webinar in the Ask the Experts series, titled Ask the Experts: The Role of Fleets in Driven to Protect. Attendees were able to learn about how the DADSS alcohol detection technology can support fleet operators in furthering their safe driving goals while helping to eliminate drunk driving.

Alcohol Detection Technology Key to Tackling Impaired Driving, Meeting Goals of National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)’s Most Wanted List of Transportation of Safety Improvements

DADSS Update

Published: April 06, 2021

Dulles, VA, April 6, 2021 – Today, the Automotive Coalition for Traffic Safety (ACTS) issued the following statement on the 2021-2022 National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)’s Most Wanted List of Transportation Safety Improvements:

The Road Ahead in 2021

DADSS Research Program

Published: February 23, 2021

With 2020 behind us, the DADSS Research Program is looking forward to the year ahead as we continue the important work of developing life-saving vehicle–integrated alcohol detection technologies.

DADSS Program Welcomes SAE International Standard for Alcohol Detection Systems in Vehicles

DADSS Research Program

Published: February 12, 2021

Dulles, VA, Feb. 12, 2021 – Today, the Driver Alcohol Detection System for Safety (DADSS) Program welcomed the issuance of a new safety standard by SAE International establishing rigorous performance standards for breath alcohol detection systems intended for integration into motor vehicles.