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1. (WO2017149046) DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MONITORING A DRIVER OF A TRANSPORT VEHICLE

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/149046    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2017/054832
Publication Date: Sat Sep 09 01:59:59 CEST 2017 International Filing Date: Thu Mar 02 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: G08B 21/06
B60K 28/06
Applicants: VALEO COMFORT AND DRIVING ASSISTANCE
Inventors: PINOTEAU, Jérémie
Title: DEVICE AND METHOD FOR MONITORING A DRIVER OF A TRANSPORT VEHICLE
Abstract:
The invention relates to a device (500) for monitoring a driver of a transport vehicle, comprising a device (200) for measuring a driver monitoring parameter, a control unit (100) programmed to estimate a state of vigilance of the driver as a function of an estimation rule and as a function of the measured value of said monitoring parameter, said monitoring device furthermore comprising a device for generating a probe signal and a device (300) for detecting a response of the driver to this probe signal and said control unit being programmed to modify said estimation rule as a function of the driver's response to the probe signal and the driver monitoring parameter value measured in a predetermined time interval before the generation of the probe signal. The invention also relates to an associated monitoring method.