publication . Article . 2018

Children Road Safety Training with Augmented Reality (AR) [Demo]

Lugmayr, Artur; Tsang, Joyce; Williams, Toby; Lim, Casey X; Teo, Yeet Yung; Farmer, Matthew;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Feb 2018 Journal: International Series on Information Systems and Management in Creative eMedia (issn: 2341-5576, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: International Ambient Media Assocation (iAMEA)
Abstract
Children killed or seriously injured through road accidents can be avoided through an appropriate safety training. Through play and engagement children learn and understand hazards at i.e. railway stations, bus stops, crossings, school zones, train stations, footpaths, or while cycling. We developed a rapid prototype of an Augmented Reality (AR) safety training proof-of-concept demonstrator for a scaled real-world model of dangerous road hazards. Two scenarios have been picked to give children the possibility to apply, and acquire knowledge of road safety: 1. handling emergency situations and informing authorities; 2. correct behavior at a bus stop on arrival/de...
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