DASHCAM AS A DEVICE TO INCREASE THE ROAD SAFETY LEVEL

Authors

  • Veronika Adamová University of Žilina, Slovakia

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.12955/pns.v1.113

Keywords:

criminologically relevant event, dashcam, digital evidence, safety, traffic accident

Abstract

In recent years, there has been a huge boom in the market in terms of both supply and demand for dashcams. This stems from the purpose of the camera installed in the vehicle. Dashcams are currently becoming an important aid in solving various adverse incidents, such as detecting violations of traffic regulations and other laws and recording and clarifying the course of a traffic accident or other criminologically relevant event. The purpose of this camera is to monitor the space in front and behind the vehicle, or the situation inside the vehicle. The content of this article is aimed at acquainting the reader with basic information about dashcams. Specifically, the individual parts of the article will discuss the importance and significance of the dashcams, the benefits of its use, and the legislative framework that regulates its use. The paper will conclude with a brief overview of innovative approaches based on the application of a dashcam for the purpose of increasing the level of safety of road users while driving a vehicle.

Author Biography

Veronika Adamová, University of Žilina, Slovakia

University of Žilina, Faculty of Security Engineering, Department of Security Management, Slovakia

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Published

2020-11-16

How to Cite

Adamová, V. . (2020). DASHCAM AS A DEVICE TO INCREASE THE ROAD SAFETY LEVEL. Proceedings of CBU in Natural Sciences and ICT, 1, 1-5. https://doi.org/10.12955/pns.v1.113