An intelligent Seatbelt that tells you when you’re sleepy, by sensing driver’s heart rate or breathing rate. Watch the video…
The intelligent seatbelt developed at the Biomechanics Institute in Valencia, measures constantly via sensors your heart rate and breathing and alarm you if rate drops too much, indicating driver is sleepy.
A ROSPA spokesman said:
‘Sleepiness reduces reaction time, a critical element of safe driving. It also reduces vigilance, alertness and concentration so that the ability to perform attention-based activities, such as driving, is impaired.
The speed at which information is processed is also reduced by sleepiness. The quality of decision-making may also be affected.’
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