IF Product Design Award has unveiled the results of the final competition in 2014. SWJTU graduate Huang Ce, with the great help of Professor Huang Tao, was the winner of the 2014 IF Award with his product – the Safety Turn, a warning system that can ensure the safety of the people and vehicle nearby the truck when it turning.
The IF Product Design Award was introduced in 1954 and since then is annually awarded to outstanding designers by the IF International Forum Design. Every year the IF attracts more than 2,000 product entries from over 37 nations, which are judged by renowned experts, with the best of them receiving an IF seal of outstanding design quality. The best of the best are awarded with an IF gold award, known as the "Design Oscar".
Safety Turn integrates infrared sensors and LED lights as well as other equipments to warn the people or vehicle when they are in a dangerous zone when the trunk is turning. It enormously decreases any safety risks for trunk transportation and attains a practical significance in protecting pedestrians.