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The Beacon is a remote stove monitor. It takes what happens on the stove to other rooms in the house. One of the most common reasons for domestic fires today are because of stove related fires. There can be many reasons why you would forget something on the stove, distractions in form of children old age och maybe stress. Many accidents can be avoided if you only would get a reminder. The Beacon lights up when you power on the stove and whit its non intrusive white breathing light make you aware. if something goes wrong boiling over etc the Beacon shifts color to a warning red and sound. If you dont interveen it breaks the power to the stove
Umeå Institute of Design
Simon Fredriksson Design