SRS Ltd. SPARS #11
With nearly 10,000 Skyscraper buildings around the world, a Russian company is developing a new means of emergency escape from high rise buildings.
SPARS, manufactured by Space Rescue Systems LLC, is a life-saving device that is a backpack transforming into a rescue parachute. It makes for an alternative way of escape.
The chute is opened by an inflatable frame integrated with airbags they say guarantees an injury-free landing.
According to the company, SPARS is also capable of floating on water and is reusable.