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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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Automotive

What factors contribute to a 5-star Euro NCAP rating?

Stars are awarded based on points scored in four assessment boxes: Adult Occupant Protection, Child Occupant Protection, Pedestrian Protection and Safety Assist. Details on how …

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Automotive

Euro NCAP – Does a Car Need to Score Well in All Boxes?

We now know what the four boxes are and what is required to score highly in them. However, what happens if a vehicle excels in …

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Mining

Tecnologia australiana de detecção de fadiga deve crescer no Brasil

 A Optalert, criadora da escala de sono Epworth, prevê ampliar em 20% suas vendas no País, aproveitando os investimentos em segurança do trabalho realizados pelas …

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