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Riptide guardians / flood rescue

Riptide guardians
Riptide guardians

Riptide Guardians are designed to provide emergency rescue in areas such as seashores, river banks and other water hazard prone areas for people endangered by sudden eruption of water hazard.

Riptide Guardians are attached to streetlights and utility poles, which can immediately inflate itself from the underground upon receiving the warning signal.

A user can open the buckle at the crucial moment, the circular shaped Riptide Guardian will rapidly spread out into a fan-shaped raft, with rope anchored on utility poles to avoid drifting away.


Hubei University of Technology

Hubei University of Technology
wuhan, China

Weidong Zhang,
Hubei University of Technology

Yu Du,
Hubei University of Technology

Zongsheng Si,
Hubei University of Technology

Zhiqiang Pei,
Hubei University of Technology