Road safety is an important concern in the modern world. With nearly 1.3 million deaths worldwide, road accidents have become a menace. Although road accidents are not eradicable, they can be prevented or at least mitigated.
Listed here are a few accessories that will save your life or, at the very least, mitigate the risk from an accident.
Ztylus Stinger is a nifty little tool that will literally save your life! It is a hand-sized glass breaker that can break the glass off your car. This is especially useful during accidents where the doors of your car are unable to open. With its patented spring-loaded glass breaker, the Ztylus Stinger can save you from a lot of harm. Besides being able to break the glass, the tool also has a sharp blade at its end. This will help you cut the seatbelts and free yourself from the car. Hopefully, such a situation never occurs, but, if it does, you will be ready. This little device will help save your life and the life of your loved ones. As a bonus, the Ztylus Stinger also seconds as USB car charger. You can make use of this tool even when your life is not in danger!
Wireless Charging Mount
With wireless charging smartphones emerging in the market, it is only natural to get yourself a wireless charging mount. You not only get a handy smartphone mount but also get a wireless charger. For those packing an iPhone X or a Samsung Galaxy S9+, this accessory will prove beneficial. You can have a view of your phone without leaving the steering wheel and at the same time charge your phone. This prevents a lot of road accidents that arise from using phones while driving. With 421,000 accidents occurring every year globally due to smartphone usage, this nifty tool could cut down on that number.
Wireless Back-Up Camera
A backup camera ensures the safety of you and your car. Easy and quick to install, it consists of a small camera integrated into a frame that you need to mount over your rear license plate. It relies on Bluetooth and Wi-Fi to transfer live footage straight to your smartphone, meaning there’s no need to splice anything into your car’s electrical system. This is especially useful while backing up the vehicle. Also, parking the car will be a bit easier with this nifty little tool! This prevents a fatal accident as well as an expensive dent.
Blind Spot Car Side Mirrors
The side mirrors, when driving a car, are our eyes! We use them to look for other vehicles behind us, calculate their distance, and act upon it. But the regular side mirrors that come with our cars have a blind spot. This is where the Blind Spot Car Side Mirrors comes in! They eliminate this blind spot to give us a wider vision. They are also 360° adjustable giving them an extra push in terms of reducing blind spot. This small investment has the potential to be a lifesaver.
Automatic Pro Adapter
Upgrade your experience behind the wheel with the Automatic Pro, a smart driving assistant which plugs into the OBD-II port of any car made after 1996. Thanks to its wide app gallery and constant 3G connection, this little guy can track your car, diagnose those frustrating engine lights that appear on your dashboard, and even call emergency services in case of an accident. This tool helps prevent an accident and also helps save you and your loved ones from the effects of one. A true-life saver! Although this accessory is not available in Nepal, the thought of having such a device is mind-boggling. Maybe in the near future!
A dash cam is a small onboard video camera that is either installed on the dashboard or could be attached to the interior wind screen. It can be a crucial tool for ensuring safety on the road and, concurrently, can come in handy for recording a memorable drive. This nifty little tool can be decisive in the event of an accident, being capable of providing evidence to law enforcement and insurance companies. It could also save you from potential scammers who intentionally fake an accident to get monetary benefits. Since the law against accident is still weak, being safe, with the device, is better than being sorry.