“We are currently working with a significant number of companies,” Nelson told us. “There are significant applications for a Class-A trucking whether it is manned or un-manned. Even the best eyesight or camera can only see a specific field of view, whereas our technology can see 360 degrees virtually all the time for nearly 1,000 feet.”
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