Thermal supports epidemic prevention and control

1 April 2020 News

The year 2020 is bound to be a contentious year with the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) globally. This highly contagious disease has taken many lives, especially in China, South Korea, Japan and some countries in Europe and Middle East.

Dahua Technology has been an early participant in epidemic prevention and control in Asia, joining the global efforts in combating the virus to minimise the impact on humankind. Since sending its first batch of thermal cameras to the hardest-hit area of Wuhan on 24 January 2020, Dahua thermal solutions have been deployed in thousands of sites in China, including transportation hubs, commercial complexes, banks and other places and some are on the way to other countries in Asia.

Hong Kong, a financial capital in Asia, also suffers from the COVID-19 epidemic. Dahua thermal solutions have been applied in some local business complexes, banks, company parks and other places. To enable a safe work environment, quite a few major corporations have been using Dahua thermal solutions in their headquarters and subsidiaries to improve their workplace safety. Dahua thermals measure the body temperature of their employees, handling the flow of thousands of staff every day.

To measure the temperature of 5000 people will take about 4.2 hours using a forehead thermometer, as it takes at least 3 seconds to measure a person. However, it takes only 30 minutes if you use a thermal solution, which measures 3 people per second. It also features a high accuracy of ±0.3oC.

Dahua Thermal Solution has been on the front line since the very beginning, helping with the epidemic prevention and control in airports, railway stations, hospitals, schools and other sites all over Asia.

For more information, contact Dahua Technology South Africa, +27 10 593 3242, sales.za@dahuatech.com, www.dahuasecurity.com/sa


Credit(s)




Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

SABRIC annual crime stats 2019
Issue 5 2020 , News
SABRIC, the South African Banking Risk Information Centre, has released its annual crime stats for 2019

Read more...
From the editor's desk: We're back!
Issue 5 2020, Technews Publishing , News
Welcome to the fifth issue of 2020. If years were people, 2020 would have been hung, drawn and quartered...

Read more...
XtraVision moves to new premises
Issue 5 2020, XtraVision , News
Hot on the heels of the company changing hands, XtraVision, a distributor of electronic security and fire solutions in Africa and South America, has relocated.

Read more...
20 years of innovation in security and biometrics
Issue 5 2020, Suprema , News
Founded in 2000, Suprema has built a sales network in over 140 countries and has over 1 billion users.

Read more...
Fidelity ADT and Vumacam join forces
Issue 5 2020, Fidelity ADT , News
Fidelity-ADT recently partnered with Vumacam to roll out a surveillance network of cameras across a number of southern suburbs in Johannesburg.

Read more...
Dahua launches ECO Partner Programme
Issue 5 2020, Dahua Technology South Africa , News
Dahua Technology has launched its new technology partner programme, the Dahua ECO Partner Programme.

Read more...
Suprema unveils Suprema G-SDK
Issue 5 2020, Suprema , News
Suprema’s latest software development kit (SDK), Suprema G-SDK, allows Suprema devices to be seamlessly integrated with third-party software.

Read more...
New smart alarm solution with video verification
Issue 5 2020 , News
IDS has released the 806, a new 8-zone alarm solution based on 20 years of experience and over 1,5 million IDS805 installations.

Read more...
From the editor’s desk: Sustaining security and sanity
Residential Estate Security Handbook 2020, Technews Publishing , News
Sustainability is a critical component of almost anything in these days of a tanking economy, boosted by COVID-19, which is given further emphasis by the economy being further hammered by the ‘cure’ for ...

Read more...
Thermal cameras with artificial intelligence
Residential Estate Security Handbook 2020, Dahua Technology South Africa , Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection
Dahua Technology showcased solutions that are important to residential estates, namely perimeter protection.

Read more...