Driver fatigue causes thousands of deaths each year. How can we combat this? Tara is here to discuss a new technology that might be able to drastically lower this number.
Researchers Develop a System for Detecting Driver Fatigue
“Driver fatigue is a common cause of road crashes, with about 20% of all car accidents involving a drowsy driver.”
An innovative system anticipates driver fatigue in the vehicle to prevent accidents
“Instituto de Biomecánica de Valencia (Biomechanics Institute – IBV) has worked on the development of a system with seamlessly integrated smart textiles, able to measure heartbeat and respiratory rate, to prevent driver fatigue and sleepiness at the wheel in the framework of the European project HARKEN.”
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