Safer roads in China with PTV Visum Safety

The Chinese Ministry of Public Security’s Traffic Safety Research Centre aims to reduce the current accident rate in China and to improve road safety. In order to achieve clearly targeted efforts and investments, a data-driven approach is needed. The software behind this new methodology, that has now been implemented, is PTV Visum Safety and comes from the PTV Group.Read more

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Crowdsourcing - relevant for the transport sector?

Crowdsourcing – relevant for the transport sector?

It started out like Hansel and Gretel in 2004, when Steve Coast started to leave the first breadcrumbs with his newly purchased GPS device. He plotted his journeys covered on a map, wrote the software to do so and encouraged others to join him.Read more