Navigation App Waze Introduces Road Safety Alerts

Published 14 December 2023

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Google-owned navigation app Waze has introduced a feature that alerts drivers if they’re on a road with a higher-than-average incidence of crashes. While the notifications aim to improve safety by heightening people’s awareness of possible threats (from potholes to reckless drivers), they also reflect consumers’ eagerness for tech that bolsters their sense of personal safety.