A sense of security is extremely important for passengers, especially during night time. Providing them a secure travel experience is the goal of public transport providers. Therefore it is essential to recognise security and safety hazards as early as possible and to handle them in the most effective way.The research project InREAKT deals with the development of a system that will detect critical incidents automatically, and initiate a quick and assisted response.
A person leaves the bus and forgets a bag. It is very likely that that bag will be noticed over time and find its way to the lost & found. But, what if it was not left there accidentally? We would probably need to react swiftly. Technology exists to detect “sitting objects” by using artificial intelligence (AI).