Artificial Intelligence and road safety in Thailand: A new eye on the highway

According to World Health Organization, a staggering 66 people on average die in road accidents every day in Thailand. Now, PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited (GC) plans to reduce the accident rate in the Bangkok to Rayong route and enable the safety of more than 4000 employees that clock up around 8,000 trips between the two locations.

GC worked with its shuttle drivers, Microsoft and Frontis to design the ‘AI for Road Safety’ solution that uses facial recognition AI to detect and alert when drivers show signs of risk such as drowsiness and distraction.

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