POC engineered the Octal MIPS helmet to be light, ventilated, and safe. It's unique shape uses a unibody construction that provides more coverage to the temples and the back of the head. It's EPS liner is strategically thicker in sensitive areas, and it's all covered with a durable outer polycarbonate shell. The Octal delivers massive front vents and uses Coolbest padding to reduce the temperature between the helmet and your head. The huge vents even make a great place to store your sunglasses. And to take your safety even further, the helmet is equipped with a scannable ICE tag and the patented MIPS system to reduce the rotational forces to the brain in the case of an oblique impact.