Method of increasing pedestrian crossing safety

FIELD: transport.

SUBSTANCE: invention relates to traffic control, particularly, to hardware to prevent automobile-pedestrian accidents. Pedestrian with mobile electronic device, for example, mobile phone analysing traffic conditions by signals of pickups, video cameras and lights receives signals on pedestrian crossing safety level and permissive signals for crossing.

EFFECT: higher safety of crossing, particularly for poor-eyesight and blind pedestrians.

1 dwg

 

The invention relates to security systems, in particular to improve the safety of pedestrian crossings.

There are ways to improve the safety of pedestrian crossings through traffic lights with audible signals (GOST R 51648-2000) and warning "speed bumps".

However, known methods provides a relatively low safety crosswalks as a pedestrian on the basis of visual information may not always correctly assess the security level of the transition, which is determined by many factors, including distance to approaching vehicles, their speed, flow, weather conditions, etc.

The technical result achieved by the invention is improving the safety of pedestrian crossings.

This result is achieved in that way improve the safety of pedestrian crossings by warning systems is that the pedestrian is approaching a pedestrian crossing shall be warned about the risk for pedestrian crossing by a mobile electronic device, such as a mobile phone, which is based on the analysis of information about the included light, the distance to approaching vehicles, their speed, intensity of flow of the transport medium is in, about weather conditions located at the entrances to the pedestrian crossing sensors and cameras, generates and outputs a sound or other signals corresponding to the level of danger signals about the permission or prohibition of transition, with similar electronic devices may also be located in vehicles to alert drivers of approaching pedestrians.

The way to improve the safety of pedestrian crossings is illustrated by a figure.

The way to improve the safety of pedestrian crossings is implemented as follows. When you approach a pedestrian to pedestrian crossing on his mobile electronic device, such as a mobile phone, located at the entrances to the pedestrian crossing sensors, cameras and traffic light enters information about the distance to approaching vehicles, their speed, the intensity of the flow of vehicles, about the included light, weather conditions, in which addresses are formed and given sound or other vibration, light) signals corresponding to the security level transition at the moment, and signals are formed on the operational management of traffic lights, signals about the permission or prohibition of the transition. At the same time similar electronic devices can be placed in vehicles for preventing the lead drivers of approaching a pedestrian crossing pedestrians.

This way at the expense of additional warnings can increase the level of safety of pedestrian crossings. Also this method will be effective for the visually impaired and blind pedestrians.

The way to improve the safety of pedestrian crossings by warning systems, namely, that the pedestrian when approaching a pedestrian crossing shall be warned about the risk for pedestrian crossing by a mobile electronic device, such as a mobile phone, which is based on the analysis of information about the included light, the distance to approaching vehicles, their speed, intensity of traffic flow, weather conditions located at the entrances to the pedestrian crossing sensors and cameras generates and outputs a sound or other signals corresponding to the level of danger signals about the permission or prohibition of transition, with similar electronic devices can be in vehicles to warn drivers of oncoming pedestrians.



 

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