Non-Blinding Emergency Vehicle Lighting
The Department of Homeland Security/FEMA/USFA is sponsoring SAE to conduct research studies on Non-Blinding Emergency Vehicle Warning Lighting systems.
These studies include efforts related to the effect and how to mitigate the disorientation of motorists caused by the day and nighttime use of emergency warning lights including issues of lighting color and visibility/conspicuity issues.
- Effects of Warning Lamp Color and Intensity on Driver Vision - October 2008*
- Effects of Warning Lamp on Pedestrian Visibility and Driver Behavior - April 2007*
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