Study on a Brain-Controlled Pneumatic Actuator to Assist Emergency Braking of a Vehicle

https://doi.org/10.26552/com.C.2021.3.F49-F57

Keywords: road freight transport, lashing and securing cargo, safety, case study

Abstract

This article deals with the issue of safety within the road freight transport sector with regards to the securing of cargo on a vehicle. The first part of the article focuses on the legal framework that regulates this issue in the Czech Republic. The second part is based on a case study and survey conducted among drivers of the road freight transport vehicles into their awareness of what they understand is meant by securing and secure cargo. The case study was carried out in a specific transport company and includes an analysis of the current situation and concrete measures for improving safety while securing timber for transport.

Author Biographies

Ryszard Dindorf

Department of Manufacturing Engineering and Metrology, Faculty of Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering, Kielce University of Technology, Kielce, Poland

Jakub Takosoglu

Department of Manufacturing Engineering and Metrology, Faculty of Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering, Kielce University of Technology, Kielce, Poland

Piotr Wos

Department of Manufacturing Engineering and Metrology, Faculty of Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering, Kielce University of Technology, Kielce, Poland

Published
2021-07-01
How to Cite
Ryszard Dindorf, Jakub Takosoglu, & Piotr Wos. (2021). Study on a Brain-Controlled Pneumatic Actuator to Assist Emergency Braking of a Vehicle. Communications - Scientific Letters of the University of Zilina, 23(3), F49-F57. https://doi.org/10.26552/com.C.2021.3.F49-F57
Section
Safety and Security Engineering in Transport