Pedestrians represent 41% of fatal bus accidents. When pedestrians aren’t paying attention, the results can be disastrous. Turn Warning™ pedestrian warning system sends an audible message telling walkers that a bus is turning, increasing pedestrian safety and making turning easier for drivers.
Turn Warning™ automatically detects when a bus is turning and sends an audio announcement to alert pedestrians to remain careful and alert as the bus is turning. It can also audibly alert drivers to pedestrians they may not be able to see on the street.
Audio levels can be disabled or adjusted based on time of day
Audio levels adjusted based on location – i.e. in certain neighborhoods or when in garage
Compliment audio announcements with visual warning lights for increased awareness
Turn recognition components located inside vehicle & protected from external environment
Turn Warning™ can be configured to work with various 3rd party collision avoidance systems
Deployed as a standalone offering or with an onboard IVN as part of a total ITS solution
Turn Warning’s automated announcements tell pedestrians when the bus is turning – increasing awareness and reducing accidents.