Create a unique product for MICHELIN that would provide real life assistance to high risk motorists in a roadside emergency situation. Description:
Being seen at the roadside is one ofthe most important things toremember when broken down at
the roadside, especially in adverseweather conditions or at night. Ensuringmotorists and their vehicles are visible inthese circumstances is crucial.
The BootVIS aims to solves this problem.It allows vehicles to be seen by using aselection of highly visible and reflectivematerials. These features are combinedwith four LED light strips ensure thevehicle remains visible at the roadside.
Stored in the boot of the vehicle theBootVIS can be deployed in seconds bydetaching the Velcro straps, unrolling andattaching a single hook to the boot lid orlatch. When positioned, a chevronpattern is displayed, similar to that foundon the rear of emergency andbreakdown assistance vehicles. At nightthe LED light strip can be activated. Fourdifferent segments on the light stripmean that any number of combinationscan be used to warn other road users,either by flashing, remaining solid orturned off.
The BootVIS is easy to use and can beinstalled in almost every sort of car,allowing motorist to have ultimatevisibility in the event of a breakdown.