Tag Archives: Safety

Truck Merge Zone Laser Deterrence

The idea here is pretty simple. Attach to trucks a laser beam, similar to what might be used at laser shows, or even just a good strong light with some filters and lenses, that projects a pattern on the road … Continue reading

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Flexible Rear View Mirrors

The Idea: Make car rear-view mirrors, exterior and possibly interior, out of a more flexible material, thus allowing the driver to mechanically adjust the shape of the mirror to be more concave (zoom in but narrow focus) or convex (wider … Continue reading

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Open Car Door Reflective Tape

Problem: When getting out of the car on a busy street you open your car door and wham, you get hit by a passing car. (Example). Okay, maybe that’s overkill, but I do have a genuine fear of getting hit … Continue reading

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Merge Distance Alert

Problem: Freeway drivers do not leave enough room for cars to enter the freeway at highway speeds, causing cars in the merge lane to brake more than needed, resulting in excessive traffic. The Idea: Before each merge on the freeway … Continue reading

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