Introduction to iRAD
National Informatics Center, Nandurbar has successfully implemented iRAD project in Nandurbar district with the support and coordination of stakeholders like Police dept, RTO dept,Highway authority and health dept in district. The Integrated Road Accident Database (iRAD) Project is an initiative of the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), Government of India and is funded by World Bank, with objective to improve road safety in the country to achieve this, establishment of an accurate and uniform road accident data collection mechanism from all over India, is required. For this purpose iRAD mobile web application is developed. This is followed by training & handholding support to stakeholder departmental users through state / district roll out managers master trainers. This will facilitate road accident data collection by 4 stakeholder departments Police, Transport, Highways Health Departments following Standard operating procedure. NIC & IIT Madras have been jointly entrusted to carry out design, Development, Training, and implementation of iRAD project, along with research analysis activities. NICSI is responsible for Development of iRAD mobile (Android and iOS) web application to facilitate collection analysis of road accident data, establishing the required cloud infrastructure / Server setup and its maintenance, training to users/stakeholders, establishment of helpdesk program roll-out across India.