Lessons in Road Safety
5th May 2021: Nick Koiza, head of security business at Plextek, takes a look at some of the Internet of Things (IoT) technologies and innovative companies that will make travel a safer and less frustrating experience.
“Most of us would swap lockdown for a queue on the motorway or autobahn. As we head back onto the roads other than to go to the shops or local park, we should reflect on the forced travel restrictions and consider the daily risks and safety concerns linked to our congested road systems. There has to be a better way.
Road safety is largely down to our own personal responsibility and driving skills, keeping our vehicles well maintained, driving restrictions and the good management of our road systems. However, this is changing and in the next 10 years the Internet of Things technologies will significantly enhance public safety on our road networks.”
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