National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

An Israeli company called Sphericon, that has base in Hertzlia, recently became the first nonNorth American company in receiving 80,000 dollars of the Department of North American Transport, to initiate tests of its new system which will avoid that the conductor loses notion while handles. The new device that reads information of the direction system, is called DAISY (abbreviations of Driver Alertness Indication System), and determines if the conductor this outside center. This would happen if the conductor to duer itself to me or is not kind. The system also announces when the conductor leaves the route. If the conductor loses the control or the notion, the new system warns to him, is with an alarm, a light or moving its seat. This project has several investors already, like being: Groeneveld Groep B.V of Holland, international automotive supplier, and Gintec Active Safety Ltd. of Israel. The engineer Gives Omry, that worked for the Ministry of Defense of Israel and for the North American Administration of space and national aviation, avoided to give details of the inverted amount of money.

According to Omry the other systems that have been proven have failed, but not his. According to statistics, and based on a study of the state of Virginia, more of a 25% of traffic accidents they happen because of which the conductor to duer itself to me or is thoughtless. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the causes of drowsiness when leading bring about 100,000 accidents per year. This has a cost of 12,5 trillions of dollars, according to the Foundation National North American Sleep. Several companies already have shown interest in the product; among them the General Motors. Agradecemos the note to Israel21c.com. Article taken from The Jerusalem Report, written by Yael Kliers.

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