Designing a Less Deadly Gas Can
In the past 15 years, gas cans have been responsible for nearly a dozen deaths and 1,200 injuries. A small spark or flame shoots up the nozzle, and boom. Game over. The latest concept from a Somerville, Massachusetts-based product design and consulting agency, the Gas Cube, aims to evolve the gas can into something prettier, more functional, and a lot less dangerous.
Read more about Altitude Engineer Alex Tee’s thoughts on the overdue revamp of the gas can on Co.Design.