Carnegie Mellon Receives $5.65 Million Federal Grant To Help Make Driving and Roadways Safer

Pittsburgh: There are about 10 million automobile and truck accidents in the U.S., one million injuries and 32,000 fatalities every year. Most of these accidents occur due to human error such as distracted driving. To help solve these safety woes, the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a $5.65 million grant to establish a national research center led by Carnegie Mellon University.