Tech To Be: Honda’s Crash Detection System


There are numerous issues your new smartphone can do right now that it couldn’t do a yr in the past. 

Simply final yr, Apple launched crash detection of their IPhone 14 and the newest Apple watches, vying for a safer tomorrow by making a smoother, accelerated protocol to get first responders to an accident ASAP (through Intego).

Right now, tech like this doesn’t appear that misplaced… however what if it had been embedded into a bike system? 

A few of Honda's offerings. Media sourced from Honda's Facebook page.
Just a few of Honda’s choices. Media sourced from Honda’s Fb web page.

You heard proper. Whereas Huge Crimson has been engaged on the objective of “zero collision fatalities by 2050” with the tinkering of synthetic intelligence (AI), Honda’s concept of security begins with sensors – any and all that can be in your particular person when driving, together with using senors within the bike herself, in addition to any lodged in smartphones, comm models and private gadgetry.

“Info from three gadgets provides a ‘greater decision’ than what the business at present has to supply, and it could actually thus present invaluable data to first responders if further care is required,” explains protection from Earl Davidson at RideApart

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Honda's Rebel. Media sourced from Honda's Facebook page.
Honda’s Insurgent. Media sourced from Honda’s Fb web page.

Knowledge collected would purportedly relay the severity of a collision, in addition to present the rider with a crash warning and the choice to cancel the alert, ought to the discover be a false alarm (much like how Apple’s iPhone counts down earlier than releasing the deafening Emergency SOS alarm, I’d think about). 

How do you are feeling about crash detection tech in bikes?

*Media sourced from Honda’s Fb web page*