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Rollover alert sought for use on MRAPs

By James K. Sanborn - Staff writer
Posted : Tuesday Oct 5, 2010 9:33:22 EDT

To combat the danger of rollovers, the joint program office that provides Mine resistant vehicles for the Marine Corps and Army is working to field a new detection device that will alert drivers when an MRAP rollover is likely. The aim is to avoid potentially fatal accidents or, in worst-case scenarios, alert passengers that a rollover is imminent so they have time to brace for it.

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