Originally Posted by steelerider
I've kept this picture for a number of years. In a sea of black, if you scan your eyes across the page, which colors pop out at you first? Notice the guy on the left? Where do your eyes instantly go to first?
There's no doubt in my mind that high vis does make you more visible to surrounding drivers, and thus increases the chance they can see you.
Which is better than them not seeing you.
That yellow trike. Both my scooters are white (ivory) and the large unbroken areas of white make me quite visible. Feels that way, drivers seem to see me.