Lately, various companies offered their version of a device,that does not allow drivers to fall asleep at the wheel: this were both independent gadgets and clothing items. All because every fifth accident according to statistics is caused by drivers who experience drowsiness at the wheel.
Recently, the specialists of the American automaker Ford together with GTB engineers presented the smart cap,that will not allow the driver to fall asleep at the wheel. Unusual headdress is designed for truckers and taxi drivers, that is, those who can “get tired” of long driving. However, the device can be useful and simple motorists. Specialists equipped the cap with gyroscopes and some instruments,that register the position and movement of the head.
In addition, a special mobile application for synchronizing and controlling the device has been developed. The cap analyzes the indications of all devices and in case of fixation of a sharp change in the position of the head or its tilting, the cap begins to vibrate vigorously and also flash in the eyes of the built-in LEDs. The exact cost of the device and the country in which it can be purchased are not yet named.