PANACEA PracticAl and Effective tools to moNitor and Assess CommErciAl drivers’ fitness to drive

Panacea is an EU-funded Horizon 2020 project under the heading Research and Innovation Action (RIA). It is a three-year project, with budget €3.49 million, and 10 Work Packages.

Aims:

·      Develop an holistic pre-, during and roadside monitoring and assessment system of driving ability

·      Create a way to assess physical, cognitive, and physiological Fitness-to-Drive (commercial drivers)

·      Deliver cloud-based countermeasures and coaching tools to deploy solutions to drivers, operators, and enforcement.

 

Objectives:

·      Create 3 Commercial Health Toolkits (CHT) (Health monitoring, assessment methodologies and technical solutions for commercial drivers)

·      Estimate their sensitivity, specificity, effectiveness and operability (alcohol, licit and illicit drugs, fatigue stress and cognitive load)

·      Evaluate their usefulness, ease-of-use, satisfaction and acceptance (3 Use-Case Pilots)

·      Develop and evaluate cloud-based coaching and supporting solutions

·      Create a new definition of Fitness to Drive

·      Suggest policy and legislative recommendations and updates of existing standards

·      Assess the safety, socioeconomic and Quality of Life impacts.

Partner organizations

  • DATIK (Private, Spain)
  • TRANSDEV SVERIGE AB (Private, Sweden)
  • CTLUP SRL (Other, Italy)
  • AIT Austrian Institute of Technology (Research Institute, Austria)
  • ROADPOL – EUROPEAN ROADS POLICING NETWORKS EV (Public, Germany)
  • Virtual Vehicle Research GmbH (Research Institute, Austria)
  • Loughborough University (Academic, United Kingdom)
  • FOUNDATION WEGEMT – A EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITIES IN MARINE TECHNOLOGY AND RELATED SCIENCES (WEGEMT) (Non Profit, United Kingdom)
  • UNI SYSTEMS SYSTIMATA PLIROFORIKIS MONOPROSOPI ANONYMI EMPORIKI ETAIRIA (UNI) (Private, Greece)
  • The Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI) (Research Institute, Sweden)
  • SENSEAIR (Private, Sweden)
  • Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH) (Public, Greece)
  • EUROPEAN TRANSPORT SAFETY COUNCIL (ETSC) (Non Profit, Belgium)
  • Deep Blue Srl (Private, Italy)
  • ACONDICIONAMIENTO TARRASENSE ASSOCIACION (LEITAT) (Private, Spain)
Start date 01/05/2021
End date 30/04/2024

Page manager Published: Tue 12 Oct 2021.