Cars have indicator lights for better safety — so why don’t bicycles too?
The Lumos helmet is a helmet for cyclists with a prominent red brake light, as well as yellow left and right turn signals, like what you’d see on motorised vehicles.
Created by Jeff Chen and Ding Eu-wen, the Lumos is currently getting built, after a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $800,000 last July.
The helmet is controlled through a small wireless remote that you clip onto the handlebar.
The remote also contains an accelerometer that triggers the brake lights when it detects a quick deceleration: …