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Armourgel - smart, high impact armour for the older generation

Reuters Innovations
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February 25, 2014 AT 1:13 PM
A flexible, energy-absorbent material called Armourgel has been adapted to help mitigate the impact of falls that often leave elderly people with broken bones. Armourgel's British designer says the material can be incorporated into conventional clothes, providing protection for fragile bodies falling on to hard surfaces. Jim Drury reports.