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SAVE GRIP / Life-Saving Tool


Climate change continues to exacerbate the frequency and severity of natural disasters. When a disaster occurs and someone or a creature is trapped, the shovel becomes a basic life-saving tool. However, the operation of the shovel is laborious, especially in the dark disaster site and potholes, it will inevitably be dangerous work with high risks. SAVE GRIP is a tool handle design with an LED flashlight, which can solve the problem of poor vision under insufficient light in dark disaster scenes and potholes. The ergonomic design can save energy when using a shovel, and long-term rescue can reduce the chance of back sprain.


National Taiwan Normal University

National Taiwan Normal University
Taipei City, Taiwan

Kuan-Hua Lin,
National Taiwan Normal University