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Tratar / Life Saving Desk Lamp


Climate change is the main reason for the occurrence of natural disasters like floods, droughts, and earthquakes. On a personal scale, big bulky survival backpacks are available to fight disasters but are difficult to store and not found easily when needed in case of an emergency. They are generally stored away form the eyesight making it difficult to locate and use. Tratar is a device that solves this problem by always being in one's eyesight as a table lamp making it easy to reach and save the millisecond which may matter the most in times of emergency. A major feature is a floatation device on top which can save a person from drowning.


MIT Institute of Design

MIT Institute of Design
Pune, India

Khush Tawar,
MIT Institute of Design