Renault and Essilor pool expertise to improve visual drivers’ experience
On the occasion of the 5th United Nations Road Safety Week, Essilor and Groupe Renault announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for a period of two years, with the ambition to jointly raise awareness about the importance of good vision for road safety and explore innovative solutions to improve drivers’ visual experience.
The two-part partnership aims to develop global and local awareness and poor vision detection campaigns among customers and employees of Renault and improve the combined vision and driving experience through cross-expertise and product innovation.
Expert investigation workshops are developed based on key use cases, including day and night glare, road/cockpit visual transition, peripheral and central attention focus, and Man-Machine Interfaces like legibility and color perception.
In addition to this new collaboration, both partners are involved in independent respective actions to promote road safety.