Yandex.Taxi has found a partner who will deal with a driver fatigue tracking system – VisionLabs.In topic : Yandex showed Putin a camera that monitors driver fatigue
The technology will be tested on several thousand cars, including Uber Russia. The system consists of an infrared camera and special software that tracks 68 points on the driver’s face.
Fatigue is determined by the frequency of blinks, yawning and head tilting.
No internet connection required. The company is confident that their development will suit “truckers or people who make long car journeys”.
The cost of technology is unknown. [ Kommersant ]