Personal Flotation Device
Adult Head Float
The Adult Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by individuals with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. This device is useful for a swimmer with under-developed reflexes and minimal head and limb control. This float rests on the user's shoulders and wraps around the neck, holding the head above water. CAPACITY: 50 to 175 pounds.
Child Head Float
The Child Head Float is a float swimming aid designed for use by children with upper extremity, neurological, or physical disabilities. This device is useful for a swimmer with under-developed reflexes and minimal head and limb control. The float rests on the user's the shoulders and wraps around the neck, holding the head above water. CAPACITY: 40 to 50 pounds
---- PROTOTYPE --------- PURPOSE: To design a prototype of a swimming pool floating aid for children with mobility disabilities and children who use wheelchairs. The Little Mermaid is a personal floatation device that allows children to move around in the pool independently by rotating a hand cycle. A rotary pump inside the handle pumps water up through the hole of the floor of the hose inside the tube body by using the water pressure. The water comes through the hose inside the tube body and is
Pfd-A (Personal Flotation Device-Adapted)
PFD-A (Personal Flotation Device-Adapted) is a personal floatation device designed for children and adults with severe physical disabilities. This swimming aid maintains the user's body stretched out in a dorsal position, stabilizes the body in case of involuntary reflexes and uncontrollable movements, and helps keep the user's face completely out of the water. SIZES: Extra-small (fits individuals weighing 18 to 35 pounds), small (fits individuals weighing 30 to 45 pounds), medium (fits individ
Water Scooter For Disabled Children
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Helps children with disabilities play and participate in water recreation. PVC piping, a motor, chair frame and buoys are utilized to make the motorized device. COMMENTS: The Water Scooter is designed to allow children with disabilities participate in water recreation safely and efficiently.