Drew Lakatos

Deploying airbag tech to protect the pedestrian

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About Drew Lakatos

Engineer and entrepreneur Drew Lakatos is the CEO of ActiveProtective, a wearable technology company focused on reducing the most damaging and costly human injuries. The company has pioneered the use of smart garments to monitor mobility, detect falls, and intervene immediately prior to impact by deploying discrete air-cushion protection.

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Engineer and entrepreneur Drew Lakatos has repurposed the notion of car airbags and is developing a wearable technology to protect us during our everyday movements.

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