Safe Earbuds Let You Hear Street Sounds

Safe Earbuds Let You Hear Street Sounds

The new earphone concept helps you hear the sounds of incoming vehicles, keeping you safe from potential pedestrian accidents.

Don Michael Acelar De Leon
  • 6 april 2012

The past seven years have seen an alarming increase of pedestrian injuries and deaths brought about by the use of earphones, which tend to prevent the sound of incoming vehicles from being heard by pedestrians. Audiologist Matt Murphy addresses this safety concern by designing EarHero, a special pair of earphones designed to let you hear both your music and the sound of street traffic.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.