Reinvented Football Helmet Puts Technology in the Field: Seattle’s Vicis Charges into Race to Prevent Head Injuries
Source: Puget Sound Business Journal
The Pitch recently profiled a Kirkland startup whose mouthguard tracks concussion impacts. Seattle’s Vicis aims to prevent concussions in the first place. Its helmet is designed to counter the forces likely to cause head injury. This attempt to build a safer football helmet is a good example of capitalism’s rapid response to issues that strike a public nerve. Seattle Children’s Dr. Sam Browd is mentioned in this article.
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