Retailers in areas affected by the Corona Virus need to adapt healthcare protection measures to keep their customers safe. In order to monitor people density in their stores, especially in usually crowded areas of it, camera systems can be used to report critical situations.
Owners or operators of retail stores who need to limit the total amount of people in their stores or in certain areas of it.
Automatically collect information and notify about:
The supermarket or retail area needs to be equipped with camera equipment that collects image data in a given time interval and stores these images on a server. The camera(s) need to be placed either all over the store or only in certain areas where people density needs to be measured.
Each camera position needs to be mapped to a particular floor size.
A maximum people density threshold.
The service is triggered every time a new image is stored on the server.
A database table will be populated which contains information about the observed people count and the calculated people density.
This new information can now be used to: