New app сan check truck drivers for illness
According to statistics, 80% of disqualifications are caused by negligent attitude of drivers to their well-being.
Ignoring factors such as high blood pressure or blood sugar can have dangerous consequences.
The new application for smartphones CDL Health Scanner was created to check drivers for hypertension or diabetes in 30 seconds. Moreover, the app scans major vital organs using an iPhone or Android device.
Drivers can measure blood pressure using optical imaging transmitted through a smartphone camera.
When combined with the user’s body mass index data, risk factors for various diseases specific to commercial vehicle operators become apparent.
The application not only warns drivers if their health is not in order, but also connects with specialists and coaches for a healthy lifestyle.