Unit Cost Entry

Unit Cost Element - Mayday Sensor and Processor

Unit Cost Component - Automatic crash notification



Description

System uses telematics module that monitors various events, such as when an airbag is deployed, and autoamtically sends a text messge to an emergency call center providing the vehicle location using GPS coordinates.

Cost Type

Estimated

Data Date

2011

Reported Units



Units

Each (EA)

Year (Dollars)

2011

Capital Cost per Unit ($)

$1,500.00

O & M Cost per Unit ($)



Lifetime

years


Notes

Market penetration of this type of ACN unit has been limited. Only about 100 were deployed over a 3 year period.

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: $1,500.00

O&M Cost per Unit:

Year (Dollars): 2011

Lifetime: years


Related Unit Cost Subsystems

Vehicle On-Board (VS)

Keywords

automated collision notification, ACN

ID: 2013-02480