System to stop pile-ups?
AN in-car systems which sense potential hazards on the road could help to prevent dangerous pile-ups, research suggests.
An Autonomous Emergency Breaking (AEB) system has been developed by the automotive research facility's engineers on behalf of insurance companies.
The early warning system will help to spot potential hazards early and lessen the impact of high-speed collisions.
AEB testing will be included will be included as part of the overall 2014 safety rating, according to safety body Euro NCAP.