Toyota Mobility seeks to analyse connected car data to inform road repairs
Toyota Mobility aims to analyse data from connected cars to inform road maintenance in Akaiwa City, Okayama.
Local governments in Japan currently identify road maintenance needs following observations from their regular patrols. These patrols help to ensure traffic accidents are prevented and potentially vital evacuation routes are kept clear.
Several natural disasters have struck Japan, including both an earthquake and floods in 2018 alone. The disasters have not only proved the need for good roads but also...