Expressway toll collection
At the toll booth, we open lanes appropriately according to traffic conditions, and respond accurately and promptly to complicated vehicle type identification, various fare discounts, ETC troubles, etc., so that customers can use the Expressway comfortably every day. I am trying to In addition to providing daily guidance to customers, we also provide lane closures and information to ensure customer safety in the event of an accident or disaster on the Expressway.
Discount service utilizing ETC
In addition to ETC time zone discounts, ETC mileage services, etc., we carry out our original plan discount "Dorawari". The ETC usage rate for our company is 90.4% (as of September 2019).
Introduction of smart interchange
Using the ETC, we have installed a smart interchange that allows passengers to get on and off the Expressway from the main line of the Expressway and service areas and parking areas. The construction of smart interchanges has improved access to Expressway and contributed to revitalizing the region.
Improving safety according to the spread of ETC
Promotion of various safety measures
Measures to strengthen speed control
In order to prevent rear-end collisions in the ETC lane, we will implement measures to delay the opening timing of the open / close bar, and publicize the “ETC 5 Safety Rules” to drive safely on ETC. It is expanding.
Color pavement and uneven pavement thin layer pavement
ETC vehicles are encouraged to control the speed when entering the ETC lane by vibrating road markings and unevenness.
ETC card not inserted Notification antenna
In order to prevent problems caused by forgetting to insert the card, we have introduced a system to notify the customer in advance via the ETC onboard device that the card has not been inserted at toll gates or on the main line.
To prevent accidents such as when a toll booth staff member crosses an ETC lane, he or she may come into contact with a passing vehicle, a safety passage has been set up.
ETC sensor snow obstacle measures
In order to prevent communication troubles caused by snow, we have devised a heater to prevent snow clumps from sticking to the surface of the ETC sensor.
Measures against unauthorized traffic
We are taking countermeasures with a firm stance that “illegal traffic is not allowed”. We have set up a fraudulent traffic control headquarters, and are working on strengthening countermeasures such as setting up fraudulent traffic monitoring cameras and open / close bars on general lanes to identify fraudulent people, and coordinating police calls and investigations.