Angela Greiling Keane

For Angela Greiling Keane's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Honda seeks to make cars pedestrian-safer

Jul 3, 2013

Honda seeks to make cars pedestrian-safer

Occupants of a car are protected by seat belts, air bags and dashboards devoid of sharp objects. A pedestrian’s only defense generally is to get out of the way. More than 4,000 people are killed and 70,000 injured each year in the United States ...

Jun 18, 2013

Zero-emission cars hard sell in U.S.

Automakers are coming under increasing pressure to sell zero-emission vehicles to U.S. consumers who haven’t shown much interest in them, with more states following California’s lead in setting sales targets. Nine U.S. states, including New York and New Jersey, have adopted versions of California’s ...