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Trial: Development of Intelligent Impact Protectors Based on 3D Auxetic Fabrics

The purpose of the project is to evaluate the effectiveness of special protective pants in reducing the risk of injury from falling accidents. The protective pants will be integrated with intelligent impact protectors. Each pant consists of two hip protectors and two knee protectors. Wear trials will be conducted at TWGHs and JCCPA.

Project No. (ITC) ITT/016/13TP
Project Type Prototype
Project Co-ordinator Prof. HU Hong
Research Institute The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ITF Amount HK$ 1,079,000
Start Date DD/MM/YY 2013-11-01
Completion Date DD/MM/YY 2015-08-31
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