Bike culture: a connected car and helmet design to communicate and warn drivers and cyclists when they come too close to each other. The project is the Poc, Volvo and Ericsson.
Accident statistics show that 50% of all bikers who die on the roads has collided with a car. Car manufacturers have never before tried to solve the problem of online security technology — until now.
Now, namely helmets and clothing manufacturer Poc a pioneering step in cooperation with Volvo and Ericsson, and will at the beginning of January to announce the new technology for cycling protective gear.
The technology is meant to prevent accidents by using a connected car and helmet design to establish a two-way communication and warns Volvo drivers and cyclists when they come too close to each other.
With a smartphone app, such as, for example, Strava, can the cyclist’s position is shared by Volvo-cloud to the car, and vice versa. If there is a risk of collision, both road users to be warned, which can give a chance to avoid the accident. Volvo driver be warned for cyclists in the vicinity by a warning on the head-up-display – even if the cyclist is in the blind spot, behind a bend or a different drive, or if the cyclist is seen badly. The cyclist is warned by a helmet-mounted warning light.
Previously, see System Volvo City Safety system that detects, alerts, and brakes automatically to avoid collisions with cyclists, and this has paved the way for the new helmet technology.
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