Fall Detection System Based on Kinect Sensor Using Novel Detection and Posture Recognition Algorithm

@inproceedings{Lee2013FallDS,
  title={Fall Detection System Based on Kinect Sensor Using Novel Detection and Posture Recognition Algorithm},
  author={Choon Kiat Lee and Vwen Yen Lee},
  booktitle={ICOST},
  year={2013}
}
Elderly suffers from injuries or disabilities through falls every year. With a high likelihood of falls causing serious injury or death, falling can be extremely dangerous, especially when the victim is home-alone and is unable to seek timely medical assistance. Our fall detection systems aims to solve this problem by automatically detecting falls and notify healthcare services or the victim’s caregivers so as to provide help. In this paper, development of a fall detection system based on… CONTINUE READING