Helite's airbag belt gives wearers a hip check

Helite has years of experience developing specialized wearable airbag systems for various activities, everything from horse riding to skiing. Now the French company has an airbag for a new demographic: senior citizens. The Hip'Air belt it's presenting at CES 2018 can sense a sudden fall and automatically inflate protective airbags in less than a third of a second, protecting the wearer's hips from fracture. .. Continue Reading Helite's airbag belt gives wearers a hip check Category: Wearables Tags: Airbags CES 2018 Helite Wearable Related Articles: Wearable airbags for ski racing move toward the start gate Dainese testing inflatable protective jacket in the workplace Wearable airbag designed to protect seniors when they fall Airbag helmets outperform conventional helmets in drop tests

Helite's airbag belt gives wearers a hip check

Helite has years of experience developing specialized wearable airbag systems for various activities, everything from horse riding to skiing. Now the French company has an airbag for ...

Wed 10 Jan 18 from Gizmag

High-tech airbag could save seniors from breaking their hips

The Dijon-based company Helite tells Fox News they hope their new device helps reduce the number of accidents in the U.S. and Europe.

Fri 12 Jan 18 from FOXNews

A belt has airbags that predict when someone will fall

The Dijon-based company Helite claims the device absorbs 90 per cent of the impact of a fall and unlike most hip protection pads it anticipates a fall rather than cushioning the impact. ...

Mon 8 Jan 18 from Daily Mail

French Firm Makes Airbags for People

I’ve fallen, and I can get up! A French firm is developing a wearable airbag for senior citizens. Out of what appears to be a deep concern for the thousands of elderly folks […] The ...

Mon 8 Jan 18 from Geek.com

The Morning After: Monday, January 8th 2017

It begins. We've parachuted the Engadget team into Vegas ready to tackle CES 2018, and while the press events officially start tomorrow, we're already reporting on cars, chips ...

Mon 8 Jan 18 from Engadget

HP's cheap-but-pretty monitors speed up for 2018 - CNET

The company's inexpensive lifestyle monitors remain frill-free but deliver some nice improvements.

Mon 8 Jan 18 from CNET

They make air bags for people now

French company Helite has been selling wearable airbags in some shape or form for many years. Typically, it's targeted bikers, horse riders, light aircraft pilots and other people ...

Mon 8 Jan 18 from Engadget

Two new Wisenet indoor security cameras keep watch at CES 2018 - CNET

These Wisenet security cameras have facial recognition and 1080p HD live streaming.

Mon 8 Jan 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

Elmer's smart shower has surround sound and Alexa, too - CNET

You can control this shower's temp with an app and rock out while you get clean.

Mon 8 Jan 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

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