Respite Care is an intelligent monitoring system aimed at people who care for a dependent person. It was developed by researchers at the Computer Vision Centre (CVC), the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB), the University of Barcelona (UB) and the Open University of Catalonia (UOC), with the company ACCEPLAN.

It is a device-based technology of computer vision and artificial intelligence to capture images of the dependent person, analyze the situation and the position and, in case of a perceived risk, enable a system immediately notify the caregiver.


The system captures deep and audio signals, so keep the visual anonymity to any room. The product analyzes these signals to detect risky situations such as falls or actions outside the normal and active a system of warnings.


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