| Emailthis TrendEmail | Full Article (TrendHunter.com/id/163187)

Rubble-Deflecting Emergency Escapes
The Idan Raizberg Ruins Catheter Allows Passage Through Debris


By: Vivian Lau (Star) Aug 12, 12
{SummaryTitle}

The Idan Raizberg Ruins Catheter is a device that will give those who are trapped in collapsed buildings a safe passageway out of the rubble.

In light of the influx of natural disasters observed on all parts of the globe, the technology of victim rescue has stayed standard and sub par. True, there are few things that can be done when an entire building has fallen in on itself with workers inside, or when the water level rises so high that entire houses are washed away, but Idan Raizberg has exhibited innovative thinking with the Ruins Catheter. The device expands by pumping air into a balloon airbag, which should push away surrounding rubble. Lining up multiples of these devices creates a rescue tunnel that will saving lives in times of disaster.



Source: fastcodesign
Readmore: bezalel.ac.il



Related Trends:


Inflatable Life-Saving Bangles
TrendHunter.com/id/163422



Emergency Equipped Knapsacks
TrendHunter.com/id/161114



Emergency Inflatable Mats
TrendHunter.com/id/161262



Tsunami-Ready Rafts
TrendHunter.com/id/159995



Pop-Up Paper Refuges
TrendHunter.com/id/162327



Heart-Starting Vests
TrendHunter.com/id/160870



Lifesaver Ceiling Lights
TrendHunter.com/id/157324



Illuminated Digging Tools
TrendHunter.com/id/163227



Child Labor Tagging Apps
TrendHunter.com/id/159029




Copyright © TREND HUNTER Inc.. All Rights Reserved.