Nine percent(90%) of driving decisions are based on visual observation. And at night, the visual clues seen so easily in the daytime disappear into darkness.
Danger is hidden in the darkness: a sharp curve, an interactions, a truck making a wide turn, or a car parked on the side of the road. The consequence are costly.
Each year, hundreds of thousands of people worldwide are killed in motor vehicle accidents. Millions more severly injured. The price - both in terms of human suffering and dollars spent - is far too high.
At 3M, our commitment to road safety began more than 50 years ago, when we pioneered the use of retroreflective technology in traffic control devices. Today, motorists around the world depend on our full line of reflective products.
Our product include high-performance sign sheetings and highly reflective pavement markings, both durable and temporary. We also offera full line of vehicle marking sheetings for safety and identification, along with license plate sheetings that provide quick detection and revenue protection.
But that's only the beginning. The real story can't continues to unfold. Year after year, we're committed to providing more advanced traffic control materials, backed by the service and support you need to protect public safety and security