High fuelcosts,congestion and environmentalaspectsbringmore and morepeople togo bybike to work.At the same time, the demand forafunctionalandfashionableheadprotectionforcyclists.
Instead ofa bicyclehelmet, the headairbagnamedHövdingis worn like ascarf on a neck. Duringnormal drivingthe"helmet" looks like asa discretescarforcollar-the head remainscompletelyfree.
In an accident,theairbag deploysinfractions of a secondandprotects the headina perfect way.The protective effectof the headis3xbetter than the bestbikehelmet!
Oncethecollarisactivated with thebutton closure,measure itsinternalgyroscopesandaccelerometerscontinuouslythespeedandthepositionof the cyclist.In thefall orimmediately before impactthemovementsof the cyclistare different;as soon as thesensors detectthis deviationin the helmet,the air bagjumps up andunfoldstoaheadenclosingtheairbag,thehead,neckandfaceprotection.
The airbagpreventsevilandserious injuries,exactly wherepeople arevery vulnerable,and often, especiallyin the head andneckarea,such injuriesareoften fatal!