Soon the driver of drunken driving can be traced.
This technology has been named Alcohol Impairment Detection System.
Often, under the influence of alcohol, the driver loses control over himself. Which leads to an accident.
New Delhi. Drinking and driving is one of the major causes of road accidents around the world. Because of this, thousands of people lose their lives every year. It is illegal in most countries. There can also be severe punishment for this crime. Despite this, the cases of drinking and driving are not decreasing. But what if your car itself stops you from driving.
Work is underway in the US on a technology that can detect a driver who is under the influence of alcohol. This technology has been named Alcohol Impairment Detection System. It will be installed directly in the cars.
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This is how the system works
The alcohol detection system works in several ways. Through this system, the driver’s face is continuously monitored. This system works in the same way as the Driver Detection System works to keep the driver alert. If a driver sits down to drive under the influence of alcohol, then immediately an alarm starts sounding. However, this system is not fully developed yet. Work is going on continuously on this.
can save many lives
The US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has asked car makers to provide these safety features as standard in all vehicles. NTSB believes that with such modern technology many accidents can be prevented and many lives can be saved.
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Thousands of people die every year in India
In the US alone, in the year 2020, there have been more than 11,000 deaths due to drunk driving. Talking about India, about 8,300 people die every year due to drunk driving here. It is seen that often under the influence of alcohol, the driver loses control over himself. During this he is unable to control the car. Speeding, driving in the wrong lane and random reversing are some of the reasons for accidents.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 22, 2022, 10:42 IST