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SLS — Safe Lighting System
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About

Safe Lighting System is a lighting illumination for mobility areas.

Detailed Description:
Security at tramway stations is an important topic. Most accidents happen at night time caused by poor lighting and impaired visibility. At night, lights announce when a vehicle is approaching, changing colour from blue to red.

Known drawbacks of design:
Sensibility and adaptability to strong daytime lights (efficiency lowered in sunny environment).

Website:
http://ineslebihan.com/projects/safe-lighting-system/

Designed in:
2010

Status of realization:
Other

Challenge(s):
Co-existence, Mobility, Urbanization

Region of use:
Europe

Form/Impact/Context

Form
Blue provides a calm environment. This colour is used in metro stations in Tokyo to reassure passengers. Red announces dangers. These two colours perfectly mix together.

Impact
Inspired by the intuition and the impact of great colour mixing.

Context
Lighting projects for mobility areas such as: airports, harbours, metro, bus and tram stations, taxi stands, bicycle stops...

Business

Is the design protected by patent or ip registration?
registration

How has the development of the design been financed hereunto?
Not known

Is there a plan for future investments?
Not known

Is there in-house competencies to secure market roll out of the design, with regards to investment, distribution, sales, etc.?
Yes

Credits

Designed by:
Inès Le Bihan

Title/Role:
Industrial Design

Website:
http://ineslebihan.com

Professional status of designer:
Designer

Nationality:
France

City/Country of residence:
Nantes / France

Name of company:
Everyto

Designed by:
Thomas Droze

Title/Role:
Industrial Design

Website:
http://thomasdroze.com/

Professional status of designer:
Designer

Nationality:
France

City/Country of residence:
Shanghai / China

Name of company:
Everyto