NordicWay is co-financed by the Connecting Europe Facility of the European Union. The EU support is up to 50 % of the budgets. The budgets for NordicWay 1, 2 and 3 are:
NordicWay 1 (2015-17) 5.2 M€
NordicWay 2 (2018-20) 18.9 M€
NordicWay 3 (2019-23) 19.0 M€
Quick and accurate information and warnings about hazardous events on the roads may prevent incidents and accidents. Also, informing other road users about emergency vehicles that are approaching an accident zone can shorten the response time for the emergency services.
The service is to distribute traffic policy protocols to road users in real-time which enable dynamically controlled zones and vehicles to adjust characteristics accordingly.
The service is to inform drivers about actual, static and dynamic road signs via in-vehicle systems. Road signs can be mandatory or advisory.
The service is to provide information to road users to support safe and efficient crossing of signalized intersections. The implementation of the use cases should increase safety and traffic flow efficiency and reduce adverse environmental effects following from erratic and stop-and-go driving.
The service is to warn road users about nearby road works (mobile, static, short-term, long-term).
The service is to warn road users about potentially hazardous situations or events on the road. Warnings include information about the location and type of a hazard, distance to the hazard, its expected duration, etc.