GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Running is a great way to stay in shape, but you don't have to stop just because its getting dark earlier. Camren DeWaard from Genius Phone Repair has a few gadgets that can help keep you safe while running.
First, the Million Mile Light which started as a kick starter campaign and is now available on Amazon. It's a battery free safety light that's powered by motion. The device is weather proof and can be seen from up to 600 ft. It retails for about $20 and includes a 5-year warranty.
We also profiled a few products from Sabre that are also available on Amazon. The Runner Personal Alarm is a $15 siren you can wear on your wrist. It's 130dB Alarm can be heard up to 1,000 ft away. They also make a few styles of personal protection spray, including a maximum strength Pepper Gel and a 3-in-1 Defense Spray which contains a combination of pepper spray and military grade tear gas.
Both devices have a hand strap for quick access, and include a UV marking dye that can be used by Law Enforcement to track down an assailant, without the suspect knowing they've been marked. They run about $8 each.