Almost 70% of road accidents are caused due to the drowsy or sleepiness of the driver. To avoid this, this poc is based on real-time detection of the drowsy nature of driver and if the driver is found drowsy the driver will be alerted by the alarm and also at the same time text message will be sent to the respective family members of the driver.
The camera can detect the face of the driver, we calculate the drowsiness level of the driver based on eye blink rate. For instance, if drivers blink their eyes more frequently, the authors assume that the drivers are drowsy. The camera recognizes the difference between a normal eye blink and a drowsy eye.