Spine VPD 2.0 Airbag Vest for Skiers

Here is another wearable system that protects skiers against accidents. The Spine VPD 2.0 Airbag Vest was developed for cross and alpine skiing competitors. It detects an unavoidable fall to inflate less than 100ms. The vest protects the most sensitive areas of the body from impact.

The brain of the vest has sensors and algorithm to react when a fall is detecte.d

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