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Kreuz-Stretcher / Stretcher

Kreuz-Stretcher
Kreuz-Stretcher

This product is a bench used at waiting room in the hospital but it becomes stretcher at the time of disaster. Current problem is that there is nowhere to place the stretcher in hospital. But there is not enough stretchers under disaster. Thus, to solve these two problems, I made this product. And, there was a problem that they cannot lift up by oneself. In case of emergencies, I propose a structure that can be used instantly by using resultant force of hand and foot. The bearing surface of pipe that goes around can be detached and use it as a stretcher. A place where it is difficult to transfer by wheels will be used as a rescue litter.

University

Chiba University

Chiba University
Chiba, Japan

Design

Ippei Iwahara

Ippei Iwahara
Chiba, Japan

Akifusa Nakazawa Takasuke Mizunuma