The global motorcycle connected helmet market to grow at a CAGR of 18.54% during the period 2016-2020.
Global Motorcycle Connected Helmet Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.
One trend gaining traction in the global motorcycle connected helmet market is introduction of health and wellness features in motorcycle helmets. The helmet is increasingly becoming the key to a wealth of information about the rider's safety, comfort, and health in the motorcycle segment, similar to seats in the four-wheeler segment. Hence, smart helmets that have optical heartrate sensors are being developed by vendors like LifeBEAM.
According to the report, legislative action like mandatory helmet laws driving motorcycle helmet adoption. Although helmets provide safety to the rider, their use is being spurred by governmental intervention in many countries. Legislation on helmet use along with proper enforcement by the authorities is pushing up the adoption of motorcycle helmets worldwide.
Further, the report states that driver distraction is an important reason for road accident fatalities and injuries. In the motorcycle segment, this factor plays an important role for the increasing number of accidents. Basically, there are two sources of driver distraction - internal and external. Internal distraction includes radio tuning and mobile phone operation (infotainment, calls, messaging), while external distraction is caused by looking at people or visual elements such as advertisements on billboards.