This function is designed to give priority to the Indian market, hoping to improve the local women's car-riding risk situation, through early warning of the danger may occur, so that users can be prepared beforehand, but also through the network sharing function to inform friends and relatives of the vehicle's travel status, thereby reducing the accident rate.
Because many people reserve a ride through app, they usually watch after getting on the bus.Mobile phoneScreens, or close your eyes for a little rest, so once the driver of the car deliberately detours, or plans to take passengers to unmanned places for robbery, injury, may be difficult to detect, leading to danger.
Google's idea is that, although it can't avoid danger directly, it can at least make users ready to protect themselves before facing actual harm, and inform others or ask for help, so as to avoid tragedy. Even if the vehicle is driving only to increase the cost of the car and deliberately bypass, users can also use this function to argue.
At present, this function only provides Android mobile phones in India, but it is expected to be extended to more markets in the future, such as Uber, Lyft in app booking car ride service, so that users can safely go out, and let online relatives and friends know personal travel.
While inPrevious updatesGoogle Maps has added navigation modes to show current travel speed and road speed limits in the United States and other regions. It will also expand the service of displaying local air quality status through map information. Next, it plans to mark disaster areas directly in Google Maps by integrating disaster information, news reports and online community platforms, so that users can be more immediately aware of disasters. Affect the location, and then avoid the danger ahead of time.