AI cameras score Amazon delivery drivers


AI-powered cameras made by the startup Netradyne and used in Amazon's delivery vans incorrectly penalises drivers for events beyond their control or which do not constitute unsafe driving such as if they are cut off by another vehicle. The data collected by the cameras is sent to Amazon, which uses the information to evaluate drivers' performance by assigning them with a score for safe driving.

Publication: Vice

Publication date: 2021-09-20

Writer: Lauren Kaori Gurley