THIS ROAD APP CAN AF­FECT YOUR IN­SUR­ANCE PRE­MIUM

Qatar Mo­bil­ity In­no­va­tions Cen­ter (QMIC) and Qatar In­sur­ance Com­pany (QIC) have signed an agree­ment to work to­gether in in­tro­duc­ing state-of-the-art ap­pli­ca­tions and ser­vices that will en­hance road safety through in­no­va­tive in­sur­ance of­fers and in­cen­tives

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The part­ner­ship will lead to the pilot of the Masarak's in­tel­li­gent Telem­at­ics Plat­form as a means to be used in as­sess­ing driv­ers' be­hav­iour. The in-ve­hi­cle de­vice will be able to col­lect data for eval­u­at­ing key driv­ing habits, in­clud­ing: harsh ac­cel­er­a­tion, harsh de­cel­er­a­tion, over-speed­ing and dis­tance driven. All these fac­tors will be used by the Masarak iFleet cloud-based sys­tem to com­pute the driver score­card, where driv­ers can be then com­pared and ranked. This will even­tu­ally be used to iden­tify a set of per­for­mance in­di­ca­tors which can en­able the de­liv­ery of new Pay-How-YouDrive in­sur­ance plans, which can serve as a key mo­ti­va­tor to keep­ing driv­ing habits in check and sup­port road safety.

ALI AL FADALA, Se­nior Deputy Group CEO, QIC (L) and DR AD­NAN ABU-DAYYA, Ex­ec­u­tive Direc­tor and CEO, QMIC

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