Emergency

Protesters who obstruct emergency vehicles could face felony charges under bill advanced in Texas House

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In response to nationwide protests against police brutality last year, the Texas House on Wednesday moved to raise criminal penalties and require jail time for people who obstruct a roadway if it prevents the passage of an emergency vehicle or blocks a hospital entrance.

The House initially approved House Bill 9 on a 84-60 vote, but it still needs a final vote from the full chamber before it heads to the Senate.

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Automotive Digital Marketing Company Sincro Offers Dealers Lessons on One-Year Anniversary of COVID-19 Emergency

SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–One year after the U.S. declared COVID-19 a national emergency, automotive digital marketing leader Sincro is providing insights into how dealers can thrive despite its impact.

Since the emergency was declared March 13, 2020, auto dealers have coped with lockdowns, new sanitation guidelines, mask rules, a lack of new car inventory, and increased competition for used cars. Some have pivoted successfully; the Sincro Dealer Trend Report found a majority of dealers increased gross profits in 2020.

In another positive sign, consumer activity on Sincro websites has grown. In February 2021, the average dealer saw year-over-year site visits

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2.8 Million Units Growth in Global Commercial Vehicle Advanced Emergency Braking System (AEBS) Market During 2021-2025 | Featuring Key Vendors Including Continental AG, DENSO Corp., and General Motors Co.

Commercial Vehicle Advanced Emergency Braking System (AEBS) Market: Key Findings

  • Commercial vehicle advanced emergency braking system (AEBS) market value to grow by 2.8 million units at about 8% CAGR during 2021-2025
  • 45% of market growth to originate from North America during the forecast period
  • Based on the application, the LCV segment will offer maximum opportunities for vendors during the forecast period
  • Commercial vehicle advanced emergency braking system (AEBS) market is expected to have a negative impact due to the spread of COVID-19

Commercial Vehicle Advanced Emergency Braking System (AEBS) Market: Growth Drivers

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