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FSA commented on uPants - hip protection system

Hi Stefano,

Your idea made me think of Hovdig - the bicycle helmet that inflates into an airbag when it detects the cyclist is falling down.

What if you were to add a similar feature like this to uPants so that when people fall they can fall onto a larger inflated bag. You can add this to the uPants, or even create belts or vests (since the elderly I know wear these two items) with this inflatable mechanism in it that will also detect and inflate when people fall. If possible, this could be paired with your idea of a detector that also alerts emergency contacts.


Hi Kate,

Thanks for the feedback! I added in a good example of what a "food pod" looks like for the entry's main image. The goal would be to create a structure with this look and feel to grow the vegetables for the local employees to sell.

In regards to your question about partnering, I would be interested in learning more about other organizations if you had something in mind. If you're interested in Heart Capital, I believe they are open to partnerships and I would be happy to connect you with them.