Drowsiness Detection: a Market on the Rise

Driver drowsiness is one of the most important factors that drive vehicle accident statistics. In the Road Safety Report 2017, recently published by the Spanish DGT (General Direction of Traffic), it is shown that driver distraction is the primary cause of accidents

Drowsiness Alert in 1936

The dangers of dozing off at the wheel are so important to keep in mind that at the beginning of the 20th century, regulations forced drivers to sleep eight hours before driving a motor vehicle.