IMS | Young Drivers Intelligence

Measure and Monitor Young Driver Behavior to Keep Them Safe on the Roads

Provide new drivers with the tools they need to drive safer.

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IMS Young Drivers Intelligence


Learn how you can promote safety and learning among young drivers with our unique telematics program.

Improve Driver Behavior and Make Safety a Top Priority

IMS Young Drivers Intelligence™ (YDI™) provides your organization with an opportunity to keep new drivers safe while mitigating risk, and helps establish the groundwork for more efficient loss prevention programs. You can now unlock the opportunities within your existing customer base and new market segments with a product that promotes safety and learning among young drivers. This innovative, telematics-based solution helps motivate an ongoing discussion between parents and new drivers in the household.

Parents get insight into young driver behavior, such as distracted driving, rapid acceleration, speeding, harsh braking, excessive idling, length of journey and time of day. Young drivers get use of the family vehicle while being coached to become safer, smarter and greener drivers. Your organization has an opportunity to break out of market conventions and stand out from the crowd by offering a unique telematics program to this unique segment.

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New Paths to Value

IMS Young Drivers Intelligence provides value to a number of different types of organizations.

Automotive Insurers

Automotive Insurers

Help ensure safer drivers and lower claims frequency through technology that makes the young drivers segment an attractive audience. Young drivers receive educational driving tips and coaching through incentives that include insurance discounts or gamification and rewards programs. IMS Young Drivers Intelligence provides a perfect technology enhancement to an existing young drivers insurance program.

Driver Training Institutions

Driver Training Institutions

Enhances traditional driver training programs with technology that can be used by instructors (and parents) to provide live feedback and coaching on a new driver’s learning and performance.



Provides opportunities to innovate licensing programs to ensure safer driving. IMS Young Drivers Intelligence is the perfect technology companion to graduated licensing programs, helping to ensure safer roads while lowering accident statistics.


Because IMS Young Drivers Intelligence (YDI™) is powered by the DriveSync® connected car platform, organizations also have the ability to discover new, related revenue streams by offering premium services such as: usage-based insurance, vehicle diagnostics, roadside assistance, infotainment and more. Start by offering your customers IMS YDI and continue to build out value and loyalty by offering additional programs and services in the future – all leveraging the original work you created to build out your original program.

Working with IMS, you also get access to a team of subject matter experts with the experience, insight and best practices developed by working with a large number of telematics programs in market today. IMS YDI offers a technology solution that improves safety by making young drivers smarter.



Connected Car and Telematics Data Security

IMS delivers a strong IT value proposition that enables IT leaders to confidently deploy connected car services and solutions and create new revenue streams and programs. The foundation of the IMS service platform is based on end-to-end security, integrity of collected data and information availability.


IMS solutions meet strict IT requirements for our customers, including:

  • End-to-End security: End-to-end policy and process to ensure secure management of client data.

  • Data collection integrity: Checks and balances in place to identify anomalies and avoid data corruption.

  • Information availability: High availability, loading balancing and internal redundancy resulting in high levels of system uptime and ensuring that clients of IMS (and the clients' customers) have access to their data when they want it.

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All IMS solutions deliver on stringent IT requirements as they pertain to security, data collection integrity and information.

IMS Young Drivers Intelligence (YDI™) Components




Key Benefits

icon_chart.svg Key Benefits for Insurers:
  • Lower claims
  • Target new audiences and segments
  • Participate in helping lower accident rates and saving lives
  • Realize new service revenue
  • Increase policyholder loyalty and retention streams
icon_chart.svg Key Benefits for Other Organizations:
  • Potential new revenue opportunity with accurate technology solution
  • Increased driver education and improved driving skills
  • Contribution to a safer driving community
icon_book.svg Key Benefits for Parents:
  • Peace of mind
  • Objective measure for monitoring behavior
  • Tips for encouraging better driving habits

Key Features

  • 5-star rating program across all monitored variables (overall driving, speeding, braking and more)
  • In-vehicle driver feedback and real-time monitoring
  • Map views
  • Geofences and time of day
  • Real-time alerts
  • Teen vs. parent views (with views available for both parents)
  • Extensible to other telematics programs (i.e. Usage-Based Insurance)




This product is powered by our intelligent connected car platform DriveSync®. What this means is that your organization can have access to a variety of value-added connected car services, in addition to this specific program. The DriveSync® connected car platform offers services that connect drivers to their cars, drivers to other drivers and drivers to their surroundings – turning any vehicle into the ultimate connected car.





What does this mean? Your customers can start with IMS Young Drivers Intelligence (YDI™) and add on infotainment services, such as voice-powered text and email, Internet radio, Facebook and Twitter updates. Other telematics and valued-added services can also be added, including usage-based insurance, fleet monitoring programs, roadside assistance, vehicle health and more. Customers benefit from a broader, more enticing connected car experience that saves time, money and lives. Your organization benefits from new revenue-generating services that also help lock in customers. Start with a program today and expand with new services in the future – it’s that easy.

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