We’ve applied the sciences of ergonomics and kinesiology to accelerate the next evolution of manual wheelchair design...
The Z-One Vital Drive™
Our patented drive system accessory seeks to improve the biomechanics of manual wheelchair mobility, increasing capacity and comfort, and reducing risk of injury for users.
In addition to the health benefits our technology provides, manual wheelchairs in general present numerous environmental advantages over power wheelchairs by minimizing the need for costly inputs from external energy sources.
Sustainable. Efficient. Human-powered.
The Z-One Vital Drive™ accessory:
Adapts to existing manual wheelchairs
Applies the sciences of ergonomics and kinesiology
Efficiently enhances the user’s natural motion for greater mobility
Manual mobility and maneuverability
of the helical Z-One Vital Drive™
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Enhancing the lives of manual wheelchair users...
Reduces risk of pain and repetitive stress injuries suffered by a vast majority of long-term manual wheelchair users
Magnifies human motion for greater freedom and independence
Offers valuable cardiovascular and biomechanical health benefits with users staying in their own chair
Environmentally superior solution doesn’t require electrical charging or batteries
What the experts are saying...
Dr. Neda Khaledi
Associate Professor Kinesiology/affiliated kinesiologist CKA
This technology can play a valuable role in wheelchair skills, promote mobility, and increase the stamina and strength of people with disabilities.
Gary Gilberti, ATP
Nationally recognized expert in Complex Rehab and Assistive Technology
In my 38 years of working with mobility products,
Z-One's patented technology is a first of its kind in the market, and is poised to make a significant improvement for manual wheelchair users.
I believe there will be significant demand.