SAFER BUSES * India: ABS becomes mandatory from today
* Delhi - Bus to turn safer as ABS helps control vehicles during emergency braking at high speeds
Government of India has made it mandatory for all commercial vehicles (bus & trucks) manufactured on April 1, 2015 onward to have anti braking system... ABS helps control vehicles during emergency braking at high speeds by unlocking the wheels and allowing traction control by electronic distribution of pressure to wheels... So far the safety feature was mandatory only for the commercial vehicles carrying petroleum and explosive items. Since 2006, ABS has been obligatory for 40- and 49-tonne tractor-trailers...
(Photo: One of the Bangalore bus services terminal) -- New Delhi, India - The Economic times/Auto - 31 March 2015
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