Extra measures to fight fare dodging on Rome’s ATAC public transport network in 2019
In the first 7 months of 2019, 36% more passengers were checked and 42% more fines were issued, compared to the same period in 2018

Rome's fare evasion crackdown

With four million trips taken daily on Rome’s ATAC network, the public transport operator is taking extra measures to ensure that its revenue is not affected by fare evasion. In the first 7 months of 2019, 2 million 200 thousand passengers were checked (36% more than the same period in 2018), and 134 thousand...

Deep Learning Video Analytics for protecting public transport revenues, assets, passengers and mobility
Fare evasion can finally be effectively tackled using AI-based Video Analytics through existing video surveillance networks

A ticket inspector checks screenshots of a fare evasion incident on the Awaait's real-time video analytics app A ticket inspector checks screenshots of a fare evasion incident on the Awaait's real-time video analytics app

Fare evasion is the act of traveling in public transport without paying for the ride. It is a problem in many public transit systems around the world, leading to a feeling of unfairness and insecurity among paying passengers, and causing losses in billions of dollars yearly. Some metro and commuter train operators deploy mass...