U-Met Utility Helmet For First Responders

The U-Met Utility Helmet is intended to give police, fire personnel and first-responders the technology they need to fully record and transmit what the wearer sees back to base.


(U-Met Utility Helmet)

The U-Met Utility Helmet has a solar panel, a 3G phone, head-mounted lights, a video camera, a GPS sensor and even vibrating panels to act as an alert mechanism in noisy environments.

Readers may be thinking of the True-Vu Lenses from David Brin's 1990 novel Earth

Her True-Vu's burnished lenses didn't really have to be aimed directly at them to get a good record. Still, she jutted out her chin and faced them square on, aggressively making the point that their likenesses, every move they made, were being transmitted to their home unit, blocks from here, in real time...

From Daylife.

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