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Can artificial intelligence prevent personal injury incidents?

There are many reasons why car accidents happen, but one of the leading causes is human error. When humans make mistakes behind the wheel, innocent people can suffer, even if it was just a minor mistake. This is one reason why some companies are looking beyond human intelligence to prevent personal injury incidents on Louisiana roads and turning instead to artificial intelligence. It is possible this could play a role in reducing the overall number of accidents.

One company claims it has found the right solution for integrating technology into vehicles that will help drivers make better choices. An AI system built into a vehicle will learn a driver’s behaviors over time, eventually figuring out what is normal and what is not. When a driver exhibits a behavior or action that is out of the ordinary, the car will alert the driver.

Currently, this technology is designed with truck fleets in mind. However, it is not difficult to see how there are implications for regular passenger vehicles. If AI improves safety in the trucking industry and prevents serious road crashes involving these types of vehicles, Louisiana drivers could see it in their own personal vehicles in the future. 

Technology is certainly a key in making the roads safer for everyone, but it is not the only factor to consider. Each person is responsible for the choices he or she makes while behind the wheel. Victims of negligent drivers or reckless behaviors have the right to seek compensation through a personal injury claim. While this will not undo the damage done in an accident, it can allow the claimant to seek a reasonable recovery.