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Made-In-India AI Integration To Prevent Accidents, Travel Without Tickets

With an aim to prevent accidents and people travelling without tickets, made-in-India AI will be in use. The AI tech has been integrated into a camera that uses features like facial recognition and face tracking to monitor if a person is sleeping or even using a mobile while driving. India Mobile Congress 2023 (IMC 2023), where we saw RailTel work on a next-gen AI solution, preventing travel without ticket.

Tue, 31 Oct 2023 - 12:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: AI integration, Road Accidents, Cars, RAILWAYS, Train tickets, Technology

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Indian Govt Mandates Six Airbags In Cars, In Effect From Oct 1, 2023

Concerned about safety, the Indian government has made six airbags in passenger cars mandatory. The new implementation of six airbags will be in effect from October 1, 2023. So far only high-end cars come with six airbags, while 90% of vehicles on Indian roads do not have that feature, leaving the possibility of mishaps like road accidents. Union Road, Transport and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari announced same through Twitter.

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 07:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: GoI, Nitin Gadkari, Cyrus Mistry, Road Accidents, Six Airbags Mandatory

Delhi State Police Commissioner in his cabin

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Delhi Reports Increased Road Accidents In 2021 Compared To 2020: Police Commissioner

Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana briefed about the total number of deaths caused by road accidents, which have increased in the national capital. The number has increased from 1151 in 2020 to 1180 in 2021. The commissioner believes that the increase has been caused due to a rise in major traffic offences like overspeeding and triple riding.

Sat, 26 Feb 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Delhi, Delhi Police Commissioner, Delhi Police, Police, Road Accidents

Courtesy: ANI

Car turns turtle

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Car Rams Into Road Divider In Karnataka; 7 Dead

Seven persons died in a road accident, after the car they were travelling in rammed into a road divider in Jagaluru Taluka area in Karnataka, on January 14. The victims were travelling to Hosapete from Bengaluru, when the accident happened, and reportedly hailed from Yadgir district. Six of them were killed on the spot, while another one succumbed to injuries at hospital. 

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 03:05 PM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: Road Accidents, Casualities, Karnataka, Deaths, car accident

Tesla car met with accident.

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Tesla's Car Hit Two Vehicle In US Despite Autopilot Mode

In the USA Orlando, a Tesla car running on autopilot mode, sitting a 27-old-man driver, narrowly hit the police patrol car while the officer was helping a driver of a disabled vehicle and also rammed into the other vehicle on August 28. Reportedly, the officer got unhurt while both the drivers received minor injuries. However, Tesla didn't issue any statement on the failure of the system.

Sun, 29 Aug 2021 - 06:16 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Tesla, autopilot, Florida, Road Accidents

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Delhi Govt Good Samaritan Scheme

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10,000+ Road Accident Victims Saved Under Delhi's Farishtey Dilli Ke Scheme

The Delhi government on February 6 stated over 10,000 lives have been saved by the good Samaritans under the "Farishtey Dilli Ke" scheme. Lauding the Samaritans, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal said the survival chances of an accident victim increases by 70%-80% if s/he is taken to a hospital within ‘Golden Hour’ (one hour) of an accident. Launched in October 2019, the scheme aims to save lives of accident victims by incentivising people who rescue … read-more

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 10:38 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi, Road Accidents, Good Samaritan Policy, CM Arvind Kejriwal

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Car Crash

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Most Road Accidents Happen Due To Use Of Mobile While Driving: Survey

Around 97% of drivers opine that distraction by mobile phones while driving is the major cause of the road accidents, revealed Ford India's survey 'Cartesy 2.0'. The survey sampling 1,561 participants nationwide also mentioned aggressive driving and lack of education as other reasons behind road accidents. Terming training practices "inadequate", driver licensing expert Anil Chikkara said, "there is a need to start this education about rules… read-more

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 01:50 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Car Crashes, Road Accidents, Ford India, Road Safety