India, Japan researchers work toward enhancing road safety

Dikhsa Arya, lead researcher from India on the project said the successful implementation of the project will help in timely assessment of the roads and guarantee safer roads for everyone.

India, Japan researchers work toward enhancing road safety
Image for representative purpose 

Indian and Japanese researchers are working to develop a robust smartphone application that uses artificial intelligence  to access road safety hazards like potholes, cracks and bumps in order to prevent fatal road accidents.

IIT-Roorkee professor Durga Toshniwal, supervisor of the Indian team in the ongoing research, stressed on the socio-economic importance of good roads on as there are means to providing transportation services to people and commodities worldwide.