On Monday, Sharjah Municipality announced that they are going to introduce a smart and advanced way of parking for people of determination. Artificial intelligence (AI) will be used to help people.
The system will advise the user to get out of their vehicle without a request as an indicating sensor will show the vehicle’s presence in the space and calls for assistance. An audiovisual alert will also be present to call for assistance.
A pilot project will be introduced to parking bays outside a health clinic in Al Nassryah with the view to taking the scheme emirate-wide.
“The movement reflects the Municipality’s keenness to upgrade its services and standards to strengthen its role as a partner in society to help overcome obstacles faced by people of determination,” according to a statement. To prohibit the misuse of the parking spaces by anyone, signs will also be installed.