Vehicle Short Range Traveler Information Reception Functional Area


Provides drivers with road condition, environmental, advisory, and other traveler information received via short range communications.

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Functional Requirements

1The vehicle shall receive traveler information including traffic and road conditions, incident information, maintenance and construction information, event information, transit information, parking information, and weather information.
2The vehicle shall receive advisory information, such as evacuation information, proximity to a maintenance and construction vehicle, wide-area alerts, work zone intrusion information, and other special information.
3The vehicle shall receive indicator and fixed sign information including static sign information (e.g., stop, curve warning, guide signs, service signs, and directional signs) and dynamic information (e.g., current signal states and local conditions warnings identified by local environmental sensors).
4The vehicle shall store a translation table for road sign and message templates used for in-vehicle display.
5The vehicle shall present the received information to the driver in audible or visual forms without impairing the driver's ability to control the vehicle in a safe manner.