An algorithm that utilizes machine learning techniques that help in recognizing the behavior found in distracted drivers has been developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo. Cameras and artificial intelligence detect when drivers are not exhibiting normal behavior for too long and issue a warning accordingly.

Value for Dubai

Technology such as the smart algorithm to detect distracted drivers benefits Dubai by helping to keep the roads safe. Many accidents are cause each year by drivers being preoccupied by phones or other distractions while on the road. Limiting this behavior saves lives and keeps the drivers more alert, therefore, preventing accidents.