The project aims to develop a prototype of a rescue blanket adapted for rescue services. The product has its basis in preventing hypothermia, but also serve as a tool in daily rescue services.
SMART TEXTILES, A PART OF:
The Smart Textiles initiative is an environment built up around close collaborations between the University of Borås, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden, Swerea IVF and the Inkubator in Borås. Its main financiers are Vinnova, Region Västra Götaland and the Sjuhärad Association of Local Authorities. Smart Textiles is also funded by Sparbanksstiftelsen Sjuhärad and other research financiers.