Tag: Safety Standards


Jargon Watch: What ‘Roadmanship’ Means to a Self-Driving Car

February 18, 2019

Via: Wired

Roadmanship n. A proposed safety standard for self-driving cars, based on the road etiquette of humans. In 1909, when horseless carriages were all the rage, a magazine called Country Life in America advised new drivers on “the ­ethics of good […]


Foreship: Smaller Expedition Ships Should Follow Safety Standards Too

March 1, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

Booming demand for expedition ships should not mean that good and safe shipbuilding practices for passenger vessels are compromised, according to naval architecture and engineering company Foreship. The lack of consistency in the initial designs for vessels of around 10,000 […]