Integrated road accident database in offing

Integrated road accident database in offing
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New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways is in the process of implementing ‘Integrated Road Accident Database Project (IRAD)’ which will be applicable across the country.
The project is proposed on IT based system for capturing the spot accident data using mobile app and tablets configured for this purpose. This data can then be utilized for various purposes like finding the causes of the accidents and remedial measures to improve the road infrastructure, to record the accidents data for the use of police, health services and other concerned departments.
Minister of State, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Mansukh L Mandaviya, gave the information in reply to a question in Rajya Sabha Monday.