A new behavioural artificial intelligence (AI) system claims to prevent more than 90% of crashes by predicting the actions of pedestrians and other road users.
The Department for Transport (DfT) has confirmed it will set out the future for smart motorways this summer.
The UK has been highlighted as performing poorly against agreed EU targets of halving road deaths by 2020.
Seven commuter towns across the southeast have benefited from ‘smart’ traffic lights which reduce waiting times for drivers at roadworks.
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has accelerated plans to fix potholes and improve roads in a shake-up of transport infrastructure spending.
Ambitious plans to reduce road deaths in London published as Capital sees a sharp increase in speeding during lockdown.