Government unwilling to mandate AEB systems in new cars

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Speaking to Post this morning (15 January) in the wake of launching Thatcham's call for action on new automotive safety measures, Shaw, pictured, explained that, although government ministers have offered backing to its broader road safety proposals, legislation to introduce compulsory AEB systems in new cars is not likely to be explored in the coming years. Shaw said: "We're heavily engaged with the [Department for Transport] and over the past 18 months we have been talking to and lobbying m