In recent years, the high value of car insurance pay-outs has proved irresistible to criminals, leading some to stage or even cause accidents on the roads. For the victims of these so-called ‘crash for cash’ incidents, the experience can be terrifying.
Dash cams can be a bit of a double-edged sword. While accompanied with numerous benefits, such as having evidence in case of an incident or reduced insurance premiums, many countries have been hesitant to adopt these in-vehicle recording devices in order to respect privacy or safety laws.
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While commuting on trains, buses, in cabs and in rideshares, women often experience personal safety-related issues. In this article we take a closer look at dash cams and examine how they can help to make transportation safer.
Increasingly, auto makers and cloud developers are using CAN bus information to gamify the driving experience, by analyzing real-life data to provide tips, rewards and challenges.