Isaac Agyemang

Damage Type

Object Detection

Damage Type Computer Vision Project


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Here are a few use cases for this project:

  1. Natural Disaster Analysis: The "Damage Type" model could be used by disaster response teams to automatically assess the structural damage in buildings after earthquakes, hurricanes, or other natural disasters. It would detect the type of damage - whether the damage is predominantly flexural (bending), shear (displacement), combined, or whether the building is undamaged - the information that can help in the prioritization of rescue or repair efforts.

  2. Insurance Claim Processing: The model could be utilized by insurance companies to automate the processing of claims related to property damage. It could analyze images of the damage and quickly identify its type, resulting in more efficient claim verification and reducing the time taken to process claims.

  3. Safety Inspections for Construction Sites: Companies could use the "Damage Type" model as a tool for improving safety at construction sites. It can analyze images of structures to identify any structural damage before it poses a serious risk to worker safety.

  4. Preservation of Heritage Buildings: Governments or heritage organizations could use this model to find damage in historic buildings or monuments. Early detection of any structural issues can allow for timely repairs and better preservation of these sites.

  5. Real Estate Investment: Real estate investors or property inspection companies might use this model to evaluate the condition of buildings before purchase. They can get an estimate of potential repair costs based on the type and extent of damage detected by the model.

Cite this Project

If you use this dataset in a research paper, please cite it using the following BibTeX:

@misc{ damage-type_dataset,
    title = { Damage Type Dataset },
    type = { Open Source Dataset },
    author = { Isaac Agyemang },
    howpublished = { \url{ } },
    url = { },
    journal = { Roboflow Universe },
    publisher = { Roboflow },
    year = { 2022 },
    month = { jan },
    note = { visited on 2023-12-08 },

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Project Type

Object Detection




Combined Damage, Flexural, Shear, Undamage

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