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Inflatable crash helmets stay hidden until needed

03/31/2011, If you’ve ever disliked the idea of wearing helmets while biking because it messes with your hairdo – you’re not alone. Well, a Swedish design company named Hövding has come up with a special crash helmet that resembles nothing like a...

iRobots to go where no humans can go in Japan

03/18/2011, iRobot, the robot manufacturer from Bedford, Massachusetts; is sending out a team of four robots into Japan today to help deal with the nuclear crisis that’s currently affecting the country due to the earthquake and tsunami events that took place...

Learn about the safety of consumer products online

03/14/2011, The Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has recently launched their first publicly-accessible safety complaints database. Accessible at saferproducts.gov, this site will allow users to submit safety complaints about consumer products and view...

AmberWatch SafeText keeps you informed of your children’s texts

02/16/2011, Protext Mobility has just announced the launch of their new app for Android devices called SafeText. The aim of the app? To enable and empower parents with an “easy to use, robust set of tools and features designed to help and protect and manage...

CARbonga helps you check the safety of a vehicle

02/16/2011, If you’ve ever had to deal with purchasing a secondhand car from a dealer, you know that you’re in for a tough time especially if you know next to nothing about cars. Fortunately for you, Speedemissions has come up with an app to help you in...

T-Mobile attempts to prevent road accidents

01/21/2011, One of the most common causes of car accidents is the usage of the phone while driving. People who text and/or talk on the phone while handling the steering wheel, often find themselves in a situation they don’t want to be in, and T-Mobile has...

Denso Passenger Eye prevents tired drivers from crashing

01/10/2011, It’s 3 am and you still have 3 more hours of driving ahead of you before you get home from an interstate trip with your family. Your eyelids feel heavy, and you start to doze off. Your car starts to slowly drift into the next lane and you hear the...

Eyetracker might prevent future accidents by sleepy drivers

10/14/2010, Falling asleep behind the wheel is not funny at all, but many of us do take things for granted whenever we head out on a long road trip, by not getting enough rest before and hoping that some Dunkin’ Donuts and coffee should be adequate to see us...

Concept: Emergency Flashlight Concept Focuses On Safety

10/12/2010, The Emergency Flashlight concept looks like it will be fairly useful in the event that the lights go out in a building. It’s a simple flashlight tube that can be split into two and is connected by a florescent rope. When split, the two tubes...

Concept: Compass Alert System

10/08/2010, Do you think that the current emergency exit signs are good enough for emergency situations? Perhaps we need something more futuristic in this day and age. The Compass Alert System concept offers both visual and audio aid to guide you to safety. The arrow...

Self Contained Breathing Apparatus Would Be A Boon To Firefighters

04/06/2010, This Sidewinder Self Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA) concept might make you look like a scuba diver, but it certainly would be very useful to firefighters, especially if you’re trying to avoid choking on the smoke. This mask ever features a...