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ESC offers the greatest road safety benefit

16 December 2008

An assessment of vehicle safety systems by the VTT Technical Research Centre in Finland has concluded that electronic stability control (ESC) offers the greatest potential to improve traffic safety of any vehicle safety system currently available or under development.

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