• In Finland, darkness decends early in fall and winter months. We've learnt to deal with it, and have grown accustomed to using safety reflectors. In fact, have been doing so for over 50 years. They come in every color and pattern you can think of, and yes, save lives. Imagine a pedestrian on the sidewalk, wearing mostly dark clothes, no street lights, no reflector. Scary combination, yet so common! He or she becomes visible to a driver so late, that it leaves roughly only one second of reaction time to...