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Surveillance cameras in Volvo cars to detect drunk driving - VOLVO 2019

- 3/22/2019 10:19:00 AM

The Swedish company always comes in new and everyone knows that it has a great history of safety and safety owned by Volvo cars.
The great news is that she is now ready to adopt an additional step for drivers driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Cameras will be available in cars from the next models to assess the extent of the reaction of drivers, and if the system considers that the driver is not aware, will be the immediate intervention by the self-safety systems in the car, and contact with the authorities, according to the site "MOTOR1 "He said.

"The goal is to avoid accidents altogether instead of limiting the impact when the accident is imminent and unavoidable," said Henrik Green, vice president of research and development at the Swedish company.

"In this case, cameras will monitor behavior that could lead to serious injury or death," he said.

There is not much information about how the system works, but the information that has been shown so far is that the camera will permanently capture the driver's face in several cases if the eyes are closed or not directed to the road for a long time.

The nice thing about the system is that it's always connected with the Volvo On On service, which sends medical staff or police officers to the crash site immediately.

The company pointed out that if it is confirmed that the driver is not in a normal situation the system will give a report of the car and thus will be a variety of warnings and automatic responses that will make the car intervene in case of non-response of the driver, and may end up stopping the car or at least Speed is safe.



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