Heat Stress Documentary

Heat Stress and Motorcycle Protective Clothing - ABC Documentary

Interesting documentary on research discussing Motorcycle protective clothing and heat stress.

Motorcycle protective clothing can contribute to heat stress and heat stress can effect a riders cognitive abilities. So protective clothing could increase a riders risks of having an incident.

Click on the following link to see the video: ABC Documentary

Before starting monitoring drivers Biometrics I for one was very naive to how much heat stress can effect a drivers performance. Seeing the research and having observed driver errors increasing with heat effects as a race engineer I now take steps to ensure heat stress does not effect our drivers.

Chris Blomfield-Brown
Chris Blomfield-Brown


Chris an avid competitive cyclist has been running his race engineering consulting group for over 12 years. He also taught for various Motorsport Programs and continues to mentors FSAE and Student F1 projects and is always open for questions

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