Accidents involving commercial vehicles often result in serious consequences — for the driver and for the more vulnerable of the parties involved. Since November 2015, all new commercial vehicles with more than 3.5 tones and buses with more than five tones sold in the EU need to be equipped with a lane departure warning system.
of all truck accidents, which are caused by unintentional leaving the lane, could be prevented by lane departure warning.*
*Commercial vehicles with a gross vehicle weight of more than 12 tons; Bosch Accident Research, 2016
The assistance system helps the driver to stay in the lane.