Degree Show 2018

Kate Horwell

  • 17 Clayesmore School- D&T Teaching Assistant
  • 18 Diploma in Professional Studies
  • Learning and control, how products help us to enjoy sailing as a boundary experience

Final Year Project

Lifejacket design increasing user’s awareness of upkeep and safety features

Improving the personal safety of lifejacket users through a design which enables and encourages regular visual checks and appropriate maintenance to be carried out by the user. Ensuring that the crotch strap is worn and components maintained increases the lifejackets performance, and the users chances of survival in an emergency situation.