For night-time road safety, Cyalume products are used for road traffic control in the dark. They can be used with a directional handle or with cone supports placed on top of site cones or Lubeck cones.
Cyalume sticks are also used for:
Police forces use a red mini-stick for the fixed gaze horizontal nystagmus test (immediate detection of suspected substance use. No interference with the cornea).
Cyalume lightsticks or lighted markers are used for:
Indicating a position with emergency egress (using an SOS), holding the signal light high and moving it in a circle to be spotted more easily.
In the IR range, Cyalume products are of two types:
Retro-reflective and photoluminescent products CyFlect fill out the range of ChemLight and SnapLight sticks. Available as bands (sew-on or adhesive), belts or numbered identification patches, retro-reflective and photoluminescent products reflect projected light and store up natural or artificial light to restore it in the dark.
Rolls and square patches of infrared material are also available for more discrete identification, visible to Night Vision Goggles.