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FirstAidAssistanceSystem (FAAS): improvement of first aid measures using Car2Car-communication technology
Author(s): Sven Tuchscheerer; Tobias Hoppe; Christian Krätzer; Jana Dittmann
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Paper Abstract

This work's goal is the enhancement of first aid measures directly after car accidents by calling suited first aiders via Car-to-Car (C2C) communication and to assist them providing detailed multimedia support instructions. Our concept combines upcoming C2C communication technologies with established technology, in particular GPS and GSM. After a collision, the proposed FirstAidAssistanceSystem (FAAS) sends a broadcast message using C2C technology according to the IEEE 802.11p standard. All nearby cars (as potential first aiders) are located and at least one nearest candidate (we suggest 3-5) driving towards the accident scene is chosen and notified as first aider. A support guide on his multipurpose display (e.g. the navigation system) provides first aiders with detailed instructions and illustrative tutorials. The paper presents our concept in detail with a discussion of practical evaluation criteria and an introduction of a first test implementation.

Paper Details

Date Published: 24 January 2011
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 7878, Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision XXVIII: Algorithms and Techniques, 78780D (24 January 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.872399
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Sven Tuchscheerer, Otto-von-Guericke-Univ. Magdeburg (Germany)
Tobias Hoppe, Otto-von-Guericke-Univ. Magdeburg (Germany)
Christian Krätzer, Otto-von-Guericke-Univ. Magdeburg (Germany)
Jana Dittmann, Otto-von-Guericke-Univ. Magdeburg (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7878:
Intelligent Robots and Computer Vision XXVIII: Algorithms and Techniques
Juha Röning; David P. Casasent; Ernest L. Hall, Editor(s)

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