Full Invention Name:
We are a team of eight 5th grade students.
Brief Submission Description:
"The Basket Buddy" makes carrying loads up and down stairs easy & safe! "The Basket Buddy" is a padded strap that easily attaches to a laundry basket. The padded strap is worn across your body so the basket rests on your hip, allowing the user to carry the basket with one hand, while holding onto a railing with the other hand. "The Basket Buddy" includes a foam pad that attaches to the edge of the basket to cushion your hip. "The Basket Buddy" comfortably distributes the weight of the load across the user's body and arm. "The Basket Buddy" will help seniors avoid injury and allow them to continue an independent lifestyle. "The Basket Buddy" is SAFE- freeing up one hand to hold onto the stair railing! "The Basket Buddy" is EASY TO USE- attaching quickly and simply to almost any basket! "The Basket Buddy" is COMFORTABLE- Padded shoulder strap and a basket pad for your hip! And, "The Basket Buddy" is TESTED & APPROVED BY SENIORS!