Accident prevention by detection of Drowsiness using Heart rate and body temperature sensing


ParomitaDas,Soumyendu Bhattacharjee,Biswarup Neogi,



Driver drowsiness detection,Accident prevention,Heart rate sensor,Body temperature sensor,


Fatigue or sleep is a crucial factor in traffic accidents especially for long distance journeys. In this article, an innovative module depicts for automatic driver drowsiness detection based on heart rate and skin temperature. This system aims towards detecting and alert the driver to prevent accidents. Bothsensor performance has been utilized and modulated through the Arduino microcontroller and produce output. Achieve better accuracy for detecting sleep, a new method that is the combination of the heart rate sensor, as well as body temperature sensor, is proposed. Also, the proposed system can monitor the heart rate and body temperature continuously for detecting the health status of the driver also. Experimental results show high accuracy in each section which makes this system reliable for driver sleep detection and alarm system.


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Author(s): Paromita Das, Soumyendu Bhattacharjee, Biswarup Neogi View Download