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LIFE SEAT / survival equipment


The event that bus falls into the water occurs sometimes, and it has high casualty ratio. To the one in the drowning bus who can not swim, it is no use even if he/she can flee out of the bus at the right time. The destiny he/she will have to face with is death as well.
The design of the bus seat, named LIFT SEAT, embedded kickboard in the back of seat. The kickboard can be pulled out easily when the bus falling down into the river, so that the passengers can use the kickboards survive in the water. And it can be so useful especially for those who can't swim, and those who are old weak, ill or disabled.


Zhejiang University

Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, China

Junying Gao,
Zhejiang University