A bike helmet with turn signal lights will make rides a whole lot safer

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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.

Image: Yvette Tan/Mashable

The remote also contains an accelerometer that triggers the brake lights when it detects a quick deceleration: …

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Via: Mashable: Dev & Design

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