Digitalisation of transport for improved road safety
In a highly digitalised world, data and information are finding valuable new uses to boost safety and find new business opportunities.
The digitalisation of the transportation industry means trucks will increasingly be connected. This transformation will generate an explosion of data that will be collected and analysed by algorithms. While some may wonder the purpose of collecting such information, their use in road safety already has tangible benefits. Improving drivers’ safety and cargo security should be achieved by a sustainable and standardised management of data.
To what extent will date shift the business model of the freight industry? How can such data be shared in a trusted way? What is the value of data?