Pedestrian detection

This term is part of the following categories: Safety, Technology, Human factors, Sensors, Vehicle system and Activity / Process.

 

Version: 3.0, Release date: October 2020

Definition: Vehicle system that uses sensors and computer processing to attempt to identify the presence of pedestrians in the path of the ego vehicle and takes action directly or indirectly to help avoid or mitigate collisions.

NOTE: The scope of pedestrian detection systems is increasing to cover vulnerable road users beyond pedestrians.

 

 

Previous versions:

Version: 2.0, Release date: June 2020

Definition: Vehicle system that uses sensors and computer processing to attempt to identify the presence of pedestrians in the path of the ego vehicle and takes action directly or indirectly to help avoid or mitigate collisions.

NOTE: The scope of pedestrian detection systems is increasing to cover vulnerable road users beyond pedestrians.

 

 

Version: 1.0, Release date: January 2020

Definition: Vehicle system that uses sensors and computer processing to attempt to identify the presence of pedestrians and takes action directly or indirectly to help avoid or mitigate collisions.