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Optalert Drowsiness Mini-Series: Part Three

How is Drowsiness Measured? Last episode the drowsiness regulation process in humans was discussed. However, to apply this understanding to real world situations we need …

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Optalert Drowsiness Mini-Series: Part Two

How your Body Regulates Drowsiness Last episode, we uncovered the two different types of drowsiness and what they mean. This week we discuss how our …

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Automotive

Optalert Drowsiness Mini-Series: Part One

What is Drowsiness?   In this 5-part mini-series, we discuss all things drowsiness. We start by demystifying the condition, then dive into the human processes …

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Automotive

Yawning – Good Indicator of Drowsiness?

In 1872, Darwin penned a few words describing the act of yawning which read “…a deep inspiration, followed by a long and forcible expiration… during …

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Automotive

Euro NCAP – Warnings and Interventions

Once a vehicle’s DMS has successfully detected a fatigued or unresponsive driver as described above, it would need to provide warnings and/or interventions to be …

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Automotive

Euro NCAP’s Fatigue and Unresponsive Driver Evaluation

There are four boxes representing general assessment areas that Euro NCAP uses to evaluate safety ratings. The fourth box, known as Safety Assist is subcategorised …

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