Protecting drivers, vehicles and other road users – the Actros comes with a wide range of safety components as standard equipment. Digital assistants don't relieve drivers of responsibility, but can effectively support them in critical situations. For example, Active Brake Assist 5287, 285, 3021: This feature can automatically initiate full-stop braking when approaching stationary and moving objects in certain situations, in so doing exceeding legal requirements. It also comes with Lane Keeping Assist287, 3020, Stability Control Assist287, Attention Assist287 and other digital assist systems like MirrorCam287, 271.
Turning right in an urban environment can pose very particular dangers: Here, within the system limits, the optional Active Sideguard Assist287, 1, 248 can warn the driver in certain situations and even trigger automatic braking.