Unlike most police body wearable cameras, the DBC-Pro Driver Body Camera can be used in a dash mounted charging stand that will permit the personal body worn surveillance camera to be used a s a forward facing accident camera when not service as a driver body camera or officer wearable personal camera. This provides a few advantages for fleet driver operations, as now the GPS equipped DVR can document; vehicle speed, mapping route, mapping start and finish to document what actually happened when the driver is away from the office. Video recordings from personal wearable body-camera can be High Definition for extremely clear images, as shown below.
Because police officer body worn camera technology calls for Full HD1080p resolution, Driver Body Worn Surveillance Cameras benefit from those extremely high image resolution cameras to provide personal wearable cameras capable of extremely high resolution. Unlike most vehicles recording systems HD images can be enlarged before considerable image resolution loss.
Areas Where Driver Safety Body Cameras Can Help:
Pre Drive Safety Check - Often a vehicle safety check is required by company policy or mandated before school bus or commercial vehicle is driven. This safety check can now be documented with the Driver Safety Body Worn Personal Camera in case claims are made that the vehicle was not safe to operate on the road, missing lights, no strobe, no Stop Arm, under inflated tires or other safety violation.
Wheel Chair Lift Operation - While interior cameras inside a school bus or paratransit vehicle may document the inside view of the lift operation, some situations or incidents may occur where it would be helpful to capture the operation from the outside on a Driver Safety Body Worn Personal Camera While rare, occurrences of those being lifted removing the safety straps themselves that secure their chair to the lift have caused falls directly resulting them their own actions that targeting driver lift failure ended up in large settlements in order to avoid court jury litigation.
Special Needs Passengers - Often they will require straps to secure them into their seats for transport, and some strap applications require a driver to push or pull straps between their legs and under crotch areas. Those of diminished mental facilities or under pharmaceutical medication may miss-interrupt perceived privacy violations, sexual abuse during this operation. The Driver Safety Body Worn Personal Camera can provide much more detailed video evidence from the drivers point off view that cameras in the vehicle cannot provide.
Special Needs Passenger To Door - Are often assisted by the driver to their door which outside the vehicle is no longer documented by the School Bus or Transit vehicle surveillance system. Claims made regarding to door service cannot be substantiated or refuted when the driver leaves the vehicle as the vehicle mounted surveillance system focus on in vehicle events. Driver Safety Body Worn Personal Camera can document what happens or does not.
On Site Service Applications - Service Companies like pest control, lawn care, pool service all involve quick stops and checks or service on many locations a day and often the customer may not notice the service person has stopped by. In some cases a simple note will be left to let them know your lawn was treated, or your site was provided a pest control application. Often the customer will claim the driver did not provide the service requiring a return trip to provide the customer piece of mind that the company is reputable and the driver did the right service. The Driver Body Camera can provide video surveillance and documentation of on site service process outside the customer site with images video both time stamped for verification if needed.
On Site Pickup - Courier pickup of documents or product can be better documented with the use of the Driver Body Camera, as it will show who was interacted with and document any verbal interaction or instructions that may be important or overlooked and can then later be referred to. The Driver Body Camera provides an added level of security and evidence documentation in case of problems claimed or experienced as a result of the transaction.
Security Officers - Similar functions of Police Body Camera performing motor and foot patrols can better document out of vehicle activities, interactions with others while documenting the process and details that might be overlooked at the time and later become essential in resolving liability litigation claims of wrongful action or activities.
Auto, Boat & Aircraft Repossession - The Driver Safety Body Camera can document the often very heated exchanges and interactions between those charged with reacquisition of property when a lease defaults or refuses to pay for a luxury product.
The above application examples are just a sample of how cameras worn by drivers or officer body cameras can provide expert witness documentation of claims made that are often without third party witness and often difficult to resolve what really happened.
Regardless of the specific application when drivers perform their duties in the proper manor the Driver Body Camera personal surveillance recorder can support their actions and provide verifiable video evidence that can confirm or refute allegations made against them.
DBC-Pro Video Sample Clips
Regarding the DBC-Pro Video Sample ClipsVideo Samples are Exported from the EPlayer Video Player application dedicated for the system. Exported samples will not have the GPS Mapping, Vehicle Speeds, Speeds Charting, Location or Compass Heading, so all you are seeing is the actual video file in a very streamlined form. Full High Definition 1920x1080 recorders like the DBC-Pro provides High Definition images creating very large video files. The size of most sample videos will far exceed what can be quickly downloaded or viewed, so we have added a couple very small files for faster viewing. This tiny sample file will take abpout 30 seconds to load depending on your Internet download speed.
Sample Clip of DBC-Pro with Dash Camera mount for use as HD vehicle camera. This file is about 16M