Each time Hövding is activated it automatically performs a self-test to make sure everything works properly and Hövding will signal via the sound signal if something is wrong. If Hövding detects an error that might affect its primary function, it will shut itself down and it will be not be possible to activate your Hövding. This is rare, and if it happens, we may want to have a look at your Hövding.
There is a safety margin built into Hövding for it not to miss an accident, this is because we would rather have Hövding register one accident too many than one too few. If your Hövding has deployed without an actual bike accident having occurred, we will – as part of Hövding’s warranty – replace it with a new, as long as you have used Hövding correctly and the incident happens within warranty time according to your receipt. We might also want to have a look at your Hövding to find out if the black box inside contains information that could be useful to us in our product development.
If you have been in an accident and fallen with your Hövding the below applies
If you voluntarily state information about your health (bruised knee etc. also complies under health) in the Complaint Form, you agree to us handling your health information for production- and development purpose. We will only process information about your health with your consent.
Please note that we do not require you to state information regarding any injuries in complaint- or warranty claims, but if you do, it may be of great use for us and for further developments of future Hövdings.
Read more about how we treat personal data here.