Navigation Links
GeckoSystems Successfully Applies Its Mobile Robot Solutions to Improve Wheelchair Safety
Date:11/8/2011

CONYERS, Ga., Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- GeckoSystems International Corporation (Pink Sheets: GOSY | http://www.geckosystems.com/) announced today that they have successfully completed Alpha testing of their new "collision proof" upgrade power wheelchairs. GeckoSystems is a leader in the emerging mobile robotics industry, dedicated to providing Mobile Robot Solutions for Safety, Security and Service™.

"We are very pleased to have completed initial tests of our new 'collision proof' wheelchair prototype. We now have videos on our website that clearly demonstrate the enhanced safety features of a power wheelchair upgraded with GeckoSystems technology. You will see that the upgrade prevents dangerous collisions with both stationary and moving obstacles regardless of joystick position," remarked R. Martin Spencer, President/CEO, GeckoSystems. Videos are available at http://www.geckosystems.com/markets/wheelchair.php.

The Need:

There are approximately 2.2 million people in the United States alone that use a wheelchair for everyday activities. Of that 2.2 million 40% find it almost impossible to steer using controls now on the market. Industry sources estimate that the total world wheelchair market is approximately 3.5 million chairs per year. The personal mobility market in the U.S. is $1.2 billion annually.

Recent market research conducted by GeckoSystems has revealed that in addition to users who rely on power wheelchairs for daily mobility, there is a demand for the collision proof wheelchair in the professional market.

Often, elderly residents of assisted care facilities and nursing homes will begin to have difficulty controlling a power wheelchair as their condition deteriorates. Together, a typical power wheelchair and
'/>"/>

SOURCE GeckoSystems International Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine technology :

1. GeckoSystems CEO Does Live Interview on ChartPoppers.com About Mobile Robot Business Advancements
2. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
3. TaiGen Biotechnology Successfully Completes Patient Recruitment for Phase II Trial of Nemonoxacin for Treatment of Adult Community Acquired Pneumonia (CAP)
4. Harvard Medical School-Partners HealthCare Center for Genetics and Genomics Successfully Completes Evaluation of AutoGenomics 2C9-VKORC1 Panel to Assess Warfarin Sensitivity
5. YMed, Inc. Successfully Completes First Clinical Cases With Innovative VascuTraK(TM) II PTA Dilatation Catheter
6. New Study Shows LEVITRA Successfully Treats Erectile Dysfunction (ED) in Men with Dyslipidemia, Including High Cholesterol
7. NanoBio Corporation Successfully Completes Phase 2b Study in Herpes Labialis
8. Celator(R) Pharmaceuticals Successfully Uses Nanoparticles to Administer Hydrophobic Drug Combinations
9. Novagali Pharma Successfully Enrolls First Patient in U.S. Phase I Clinical Study with CORTIJECT(R) for Diabetic Macular Edema
10. Hope for Progeria - Successfully Validated on Mice, a Treatment Could Soon be Tested on Children
11. Quigley Anti-Viral Compound QR448(a) Successfully Prevents Transmission of Infectious Bronchitis in Chickens
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/24/2015)... -- Hospira, Inc. (NYSE: HSP ), ... spoke about the importance of extrapolation in bringing biosimilars ... annual European Biosimilars Group conference in London ... publication of a pivotal white paper titled, "Why ... biosimilars." Speaking at the EGA conference, ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... , April 24, 2015  AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV ... Administration (FDA) has accepted its New Drug Application (NDA) ... two direct-acting antiviral treatment of ombitasvir, paritaprevir, ritonavir (OBV/PTV/r), ... of adults with chronic genotype 4 (GT4) hepatitis C ... first all-oral, interferon-free therapy being evaluated by the FDA ...
(Date:4/23/2015)... 23, 2015 Once again, BeaconMedaes is meeting ... to patient safety. BeaconMedaes, priority is to ... disease. The next generation Zone Valve Box ... are now mounted in the assembly, allowing for ease ... ceiling tiles potentially releasing dust spores and other bacteria ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 2Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 3Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 4Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 5Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 6Hospira Leadership Presents at Preeminent European Biosimilars Forum, Announces New White Paper on Extrapolation 7U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 2U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 3U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 4U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 5U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 6U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review to AbbVie for Investigational, All-Oral, Interferon-Free Therapy for the Treatment of Genotype 4 Chronic Hepatitis C 7BeaconMedaes launches new Zone Valve Box Assembly 2
(Date:4/26/2015)... Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN), the ... Mutual Insurance Company has selected IFN as a fiber ... at Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company states: “IFN’s broadband fiber ... Mutual needed. We were interested in building ... us to ensure we achieved both. ” ...
(Date:4/26/2015)... India Network Foundation, a non-profit organization ... services to the Asian Indian community in the United ... more than two decades. The India News Network Digest ... around the world with the latest news items from ... Immigration Law Forum Digest, edited and contributed by Sheela ...
(Date:4/26/2015)... 2015 The grand celebration got off to ... Dettor, CCAR’s Managing Director. Deb then introduced Sandy Valentine, the ... in attendance because of his Walk for Recovery ... able to express his gratitude to the volunteers via video. ... dedication to carrying out CCAR’s mission. Volunteer Manager Conrad ...
(Date:4/25/2015)... Francisco, California (PRWEB) April 26, 2015 ... his search for original 1965 Rolling Stones Greensboro Coliseum concert ... and was part of the Stone's Second American Tour. ... by Globe Poster Company out of Baltimore, Maryland. This ... in the northeast and southern cites. Globe uses garish ...
(Date:4/25/2015)... York, New York (PRWEB) April 25, 2015 ... ) established for vaginal mesh lawsuits filed against ... the U.S. District Court, Southern District of West ... 9th, a Scheduling Conference was convened that day, ... Plaintiffs’ Master Long Form Complaint. The Order directed ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company Selects Indiana Fiber Network, LLC for Fiber Transport Service 2Health News:Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company Selects Indiana Fiber Network, LLC for Fiber Transport Service 3Health News:North American Telugu Society Bestows Community Service Award to India Network Foundation for Its Generosity and Sponsor of Visitor Health Insurance to Indian Visitors 2Health News:North American Telugu Society Bestows Community Service Award to India Network Foundation for Its Generosity and Sponsor of Visitor Health Insurance to Indian Visitors 3Health News:The Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery (CCAR) honors its volunteers during National Volunteer Recognition Week. 2Health News:C.R. Bard Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Litigation Issues New Pretrial Order Following Submission of Amended Responses to Master Complaint 2Health News:C.R. Bard Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Litigation Issues New Pretrial Order Following Submission of Amended Responses to Master Complaint 3Health News:C.R. Bard Vaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: Federal Litigation Issues New Pretrial Order Following Submission of Amended Responses to Master Complaint 4
... taken on time , , WEDNESDAY, May 7 (HealthDay News) -- ... miss doses when reminded by an electronic pillbox that both ... of pills to take and how to take them, new ... National Institute on Aging, was presented recently at the American ...
... SPOKANE, Wash., May 7 MIPSolutions, Inc. (OTC,Bulletin ... the,University of Utah has revealed a significant development ... that Molecularly Imprinted,Ionomer (MII) beads imprinted to retain ... This translates into decreased development,time, a large amount ...
... in Spanish and Chinese . ... translational research grant program will fund a pilot ... appropriate and improved diabetes care in rural communities ... Diabetes Self-Management Program (DSME), will help Filipinos with ...
... DaVita Inc. (NYSE:,DVA) announced that its Board ... current stock repurchase program. The increase, together ... $250,000,000 of,the Company,s common stock. The stock ... http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020729/DAVITALOGO ), Rich Whitney, CFO, ...
... May 7 Vaccinogen Inc. said Dutch health,authorities licensed ... clearing the path to more than $100 million of,potential ... facility based in Emmen, The,Netherlands also paves the way ... the final step before the vaccine can be sold ...
... Despite a weakened economy, a,challenging airline industry, and ... summer vacation plans, travel industry experts,observe; but they ... ), Jim Grace, President and CEO of ... "At InsureMyTrip.com, we are,seeing noticeable changes in the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Electronic Pillbox Helps Seniors Stick to Drug Regimens 2Health News:Electronic Pillbox Helps Seniors Stick to Drug Regimens 3Health News:MIPSolutions, Inc. Reduces Expense and Development Time Associated With Precious Metal Extraction 2Health News:International Diabetes Federation gives grant to Philippine diabetes education program 2Health News:Dutch Authorize Manufacture of Vaccinogen's New Cancer Vaccine; License Clears Path to European Production, Final FDA Trial 2Health News:InsureMyTrip.Com's Travel Insurance Tips for Protecting Your Summer Vacation 2Health News:InsureMyTrip.Com's Travel Insurance Tips for Protecting Your Summer Vacation 3
... The BIOM 3 (Binocular Indirect Ophthalmo-Microscope) incorporates ... microscope and enables a view of up to ... the BIOM 3 the eye may be rotated ... easily viewed. Even surgery through small pupils ...
... The Philips HeartStart Home Defibrillatorthe latest ... than 175,000 devices deployed, Philips is ... defibrillators on airplanes, and in airports, ... HeartStart Home Defibrillator is the first ...
... custom bars have a large body ... contacts (spaced 3 centimeters center-to-center) to ... repeated cleaning. Polarity indicators are molded ... handle fits our bar electrode styles. ...
... custom bars have a large body ... contacts (spaced 3 centimeters center-to-center) to ... repeated cleaning. Polarity indicators are molded ... handle fits our bar electrode styles. ...
Medicine Products: