In a move to control train accidents, the Railways has decided to install video cameras with face-recognition software linked to an alarm system in train engines. The system will alert the control centre in case drivers fall asleep.
The technology has been developed by Diesel Locomotive Works, Varanasi.
Loco Cab Video and Voice Recording System (LCVR) — consisting of video cameras, microphones and digital video recorder — will also be used for analysis after accidents. At the same time, the face recognition software will sound an alarm in the loco cab as well as the traffic control centres about imminent safety risks. Read More…
Credit By: Indian Express
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