Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Pre-Crash Safety System

Unit Cost Component - Active pedestrian detection system



Description

System uses front mounted cameras (or radar system) and image processing technology to detect pedestrians and automatically apply brakes in the event of an imminent collision.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2011

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2011

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$4,500.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Available on BMW passenger vehicles for $4500, and on Volvo as part of a safety pack tfor $5,000.

Source

Analysis of crash data to estimate the benefits of emerging vehicle technology

Author: Anderson;, Hutchinson; Linke; and Ponte

Published By: Centre for Automotive Safety Research

Prepared by the University of Adelaide

Other Reference Number: CASR Report Series CASR094

URL: http://casr.adelaide.edu.
au/casrpubfile/1081/CASR0
94.pdf

Unit Cost Details

Capital Cost per Unit: $4,500.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2011

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Vehicle On-Board (VS)

Keywords

None defined

ID: 2013-02476