Hövding’s airbag safest according to major French cycle helmet test
No cycle helmet has ever offered as much protection as Hövding’s – that is the conclusion of extensive cycle helmet tests conducted by the independent French testing institute Certimoov at the University of Strasbourg. Hövding’s airbag for cyclists demonstrates superior protection and drastically reduces the risk of brain injury, according to the report.
Hövding launches in premium UK cycling stores
Hövding launches partnership with premium UK bicycle retail chain Velorution. Hövding will be introduced in all four stores across London and online, right in time for the spring cycling season of 2020.
Hövding enters Selfridges through partnership with Smartech
The Swedish company, known for its innovative airbag for urban cyclists, has joined forces with the tech concession, taking its UK distribution up a gear and bring its latest version Hövding 3 to retail at Selfridges.
The safest cycle helmet in the world is now even smarter
The third generation of Hövding’s unique airbag for urban cyclists is now being launched. It is the biggest move yet for the Swedish innovation company. After four years of research and development, the new Hövding is easier to use, can be adjusted in size, has advanced airbag technology and is equipped with Bluetooth for functions such as ICE to contact next-of-kin in the event of an accident.
Airbag means better protection for cyclists
Hövding, the airbag for cyclists, has shock absorption three times better than that of conventional cycle helmets. It protects more of the cyclist’s head and in a study by Swedish insurance company Folksam scored by far the best results in the impact test. The study tested 13 cycle helmets. Hövding is a collar for cyclists, worn around the neck. The collar contains a folded up airbag that inflat
The invisible bicycle helmet showed its true colours – attracted great publicity
On a number of occasions the 27th of August, the invisible Hövding bicycle helmet saved riders from injury in guerrilla crashes during the Mercedes‐Benz Fashion Week in Stockholm. You can view action replays of all the guerrilla crashes performed by Stuntgruppen here: http://www.youtube.com/hovdingsverige Hövding was recently voted ’best in test’ by insurance company Folksam in its big bicycle h
A sound fashion background for Hövding’s managing director
Malmö 19 June 2012 The high profile cycle helmet company Hövding has recruited a managing director with a high profile to match, Fredrik Carling from Diesel. Hövding is in an expansion phase with sales planned to launch in a number of major European countries next spring. Up until now management of Hövding has been shared between its two founders Anna Haupt and Terese Alstin. They are now hand
Hövding – the invisible cycle helmet – best by far in large helmet test!
Malmö, 11 June 2012 The Swedish insurance company Folksam has just published the results of a large test of cycle helmets performed during the spring. Folksam chose to test the 13 most popular helmets for adults using more rigorous tests than required by law. The test showed that Hövding was by far the best cycle helmet. ‘Hövding was more than three times as good as the best conventional cycle h
HÖVDING D&AD AWARD WINNER
Hövding was one of the winning designs at the 50th Anniversary of the prestigious D&AD Award! Read more: http://www.dandad.org/awards/professional/2012/categories/prod/product-design
Hövding – the invisible cycle helmet – hits the shops!
After seven years in development, Hövding, the attention-grabbing and award-winning invisible cycle helmet is now for sale in stores. Hövding and the helmet’s exclusive retailer DesignTorget both had long waiting lists, but at last the wait is over for everyone who doesn’t want to have to choose between their hair or their life.
Swedish company Hövding wins the world's largest design award
The Swedish invention Hövding has today been presented with the world's largest design award, the international INDEX: Award. The prestigious design award, worth EUR 100,000, was presented during a formal ceremony at Copenhagen's Opera House in the presence of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Denmark on Thursday evening.