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Finland to be provided with new smart transport solution

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HID has been awarded a new contract to provide Finland with a high security driver’s license card and personalisation services solution.

This will incorporate the European second generation smart Tachograph solution.

Smart transport solution

According to HID, this collaborative project reflects the company’s commitment to enhancing security and efficiency across the country’s transportation systems.

Finland will benefit from a bespoke, configurable solution that integrates software, hardware and equipment in line with the Traffic Authority’s vision of an efficient digital document issuance system.

HID collaborated with CardPlus Systems on the project, a trusted partner that provides ID documents, services and systems to ensure an exceptional driver’s license solution with leading features.

“Commitment to security and innovation”

“The Finnish Transport and Communications Agency, Traficom, is pleased to enter into a partnership with HID,” said Max Fogdell, Head of Services for Driving Licenses and Examinations at Finland’s Transport and Communications Agency, Traficom.

“We are convinced that with HID’s broad experience in the field of trusted identity solutions, we will be able to ensure that our card services continue to meet the highest level of security, efficiency and compliance with the European Union’s safety regulations.”

Craig Sandness, Senior Vice President and Head of Citizen Identity & Secure Issuance added: “We are proud to collaborate with the government of Finland and contribute to the enhancement of the country’s driver’s license and tachograph systems.

“Our commitment to security and innovation is unwavering and this contract is a testament to our dedication to safeguarding citizens and infrastructure.”

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