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The lows and high ways

Until 1965 when American consumer activist Ralph Nader published his exposé, Unsafe at any speed, automobile accidents were invariably blamed on the driver. Nader pointed out certain engineering and design faults in cars that could contribute to or result in mishaps. In the years that followed, the automobile industry, in conjunction with government agencies and consumer groups, ensured that the drivers’ and passengers’ safety was paramount when designing vehicles. Aside from seat belts and airbags, the cars were made so that the impact of a head-on collision was absorbed by the front of the vehicle while the cabin in which......

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The sadness of the incident remains with us. Please update us on Dr Pandole and her husband's condition.
- Sunnu Golwalla
- 26-Sep-2022


Villoo Poonawalla