Automatic Braking System for WheelchairAutomatic Braking System for Wheelchair

Automatic Braking System for Wheelchair

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Pratiko inc.

630 Desmarais Street

Richmond, Quebec

CANADA

J0B 2H0

Phone: 819.826.3300

Fax: 819.826.3355

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Pratiko Medical

1713 Industrial Parkway

 suite 103

Lyndonville,Vermont 05851

Phone: 802-748-0099

Fax: 802-748-0048

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Automatic Braking System for Wheelchair

Many falls occur when a wheelchair user forgets or misuses the manual brake. These falls may cause severe injuries (physical and/or psychological).

 

        HOW DOES IT WORK?

        •      A detection system is installed under the seat (hammock or fabric seat);

        •      Blocking disks are mounted on the inside of the wheels;

        •      Pins located near the blocking disks are driven by the

                detection systems and extend to block wheels when user stands up.

 

        CARACTERISTICS

        •      100% mechanical and reliable;

        •      Corrosion resistant;

        •      Light weight approximately 4,5 kilos;

        •      Universal:

                        -  Fits most wheelchairs.

        •      Wheelchair remains foldable;

        •      Can be used anywhere (home or hospital);

        •      Fully adjustable;

        •      8 kgs required to disengage brakes;

        •      Installed  lever to enable movement of chair when not in use;

        •      Automatically locks the wheels as soon as the person stands up.

 

        DURABILITY/RELIABILITY

        •      Low maintenance;

        •      Adjustments are self-locking when covers are on;

        •      1 year guarantee.

 

        INSTALLATION

        •      Compatible with more than 25 brands/models;

        •      Requires 90 minutes or less to install;

        •      Easy illustrated instructions included.

 

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