As per the statistics, there is a death every six minutes in India due to road accidents. This is expected to rise to one every three minutes by the year 2020. To avoid this, many innovations are needed in the field of automotive safety. This document proposes a system that assumes automatic control of a four-wheeler in case of a medical emergency – particularly during a cardiac arrest to the driver – and steers the vehicle to safety.
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