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ReStore Exosuit, the First Soft Robotic System for Stroke Therapy Gets FDA Clearance

Stroke is a leading cause of disability, which affects approximately 17 million people worldwide each year, and as many as 80% of people who have had a stroke will suffer from gait impairments. Related Scientists Develop Groundbreaking Multi-Joint, Personalized Wearable Soft Exosuit ReWalk Robotics, a leading manufacturer of robotic medical devices for people with lower […]
Bioservo Ironhand upgrade

Bioservo Introduces Improved Version of its Ironhand Soft Robotic Muscle Strengthening System

Bioservo, a long-term partner of the WT | Wearable Technologies Conference, introduced the next version of Ironhand, the world’s first soft robotic muscle strengthening system. With novel sensor, a new backpack and improved performance, the new Ironhand provides increased robustness, comfort and user-friendliness for the factory workers. Related Ford Unveils Exoskeleton Vests Worldwide to Help […]
ErgoJack Smart Vest

ErgoJack, a Soft Robotic Upper-Body Orthosis Aimed at Reducing Workplace Injuries

The excruciating pain from back injuries can be long-lasting. Back problems are common among workers working at factories, construction sites, and farms. According to the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, the back injuries of more than 1 million workers account for nearly 20% of all injuries and illnesses in the workplace. Workplace injury costs billions […]
Exoskeletons market

Exoskeletons Market to Reach $5.2 Billion by 2025 With Medical Exoskeletons Dominating

Exoskeletons market stood at $130 billion last year, and it is expected to reach $5.2 billion by 2025, according to a report from Wintergreen Research. Most of last years’ revenue came from medical exoskeletons. Read more Ford Unveils Exoskeleton Vests Worldwide to Help Lessen Worker Fatigue and Injury Industrial workers now use exoskeletons and wearable […]
Roam exoskeletons

Yamaha Motors Invests in Wearable Robotic Exoskeletons for Skiers

Roam Robotics, a San Francisco-based company that builds exoskeletons to enhance strength, speed and endurance for everyday people, closed a $12 million Series A funding round. Yamaha Motors led the round along with investors Boost VC, Heuristics Capital Partners, Menlo Ventures, and others. Related Don’t Let Injuries Take You Downhill, Be Safe and Have Fun […]
Airframe exoskeleton

Fire Proof Exoskeleton Promises to Reduce Work-Related Injury

Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSD) are a big problem for many businesses. WMSDs are a group of painful disorders of muscles, tendons, and nerves. Carpal tunnel syndrome, tendonitis, thoracic outlet syndrome, and tension neck syndrome are examples. Each year, more than 650,000 reported cases of WMSD represent 33% of every dollar spent on workers compensation. That […]