All posts in Pedestrians

January 6, 2014, 23 Comments

Remember when Volvo was Swedish for “safety”? Now it seems every car manufacturer is learning the language. Most cars and SUVs seem to have a back-up camera, parking sensors, and […]

Volvo pedestrian airbags – just in time for April Fool’s?

March 28, 2012, No comments

It began back in 1958 when Volvo engineer Nils Bolhin invented the three-way seat belt, which made Volvo the automotive guardian angel of safe driving ...

I drive like a tour bus driver

February 15, 2012, No comments

Boston is 60 per cent landfill, and its 50-acre green space, the Boston Common, was the first park in the United States. The hallowed ground of Fenway ...

Walk this way

December 8, 2011, No comments

Before anyone learns to drive or even ride a bicycle, first – they walk. And for many of us, that’s still our primary mode of transportation. Espe ...