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Traffic Safety Awareness Day Featuring Demonstrations and Simulators Tuesday, Aug. 26

Traffic Safety Awareness Day Featuring Demonstrations and Simulators Tuesday, Aug. 26
Volpe National Transportation System Center will be hosting a Traffic Safety Awareness Day in collaboration with Cambridge Police & Community Development departments

Tuesday, Aug 26, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Volpe Center Parking Lot #1

55 Broadway, Cambridge

The free event includes MANY hands-on demonstrations and other information, including:

  • Distracted Driving Simulator
  • Distractology Van
  • B.A.T. Mobile
  • Rollover Simulator
  • MIT AgeLab Instrumented AwareCar
  • Volpe Center’s Unintended Acceleration Simulator 
  • Concussion, macular degeneration and glaucoma goggles
  • LIDAR & RADAR equipment
  • Bike & pedestrian safety education
  • Child seat safety information
  • Transit info. & giveaways
  • The MBTA will be on-hand showing how to put bikes on buses, and will also demonstrate blind spots for bus drivers.
  • Finally, you don’t want to miss out on some amazing education from MassBike!

Join CDD and CPD as we celebrate with the Volpe Center.