5) Performance and Design
FAQs about the Apex exosuit’s development, design, and performance credentials.
What is the difference between the back-assist Apex exosuit and a traditional back brace? The best way to explain thisRead Moreback belt,back brace,backbelt,design
HeroWear offers a 1-year warranty on the entire Apex suit. HeroWear warrants this product to be free from defects inRead Morecare,limitations,limits,maintenance,warranty
Factors for the Lifespan of the Exosuit The Apex’s lifespan depends on many factors including but not limited to theRead Morecare,limitations,limits,maintenance,warranty
Normal Wear and Tear Applies to Exosuits Yes. Like all clothing, tools, and personal protective equipment (PPE), normal wear andRead Morecare,limitations,limits,maintenance,warranty
Avoid Getting Gasoline, Paint, or Cement on the Exosuit The impacts of gasoline, petroleum products, oil and water paints, andRead Morecare,limitations,maintenance,warranty,water
Water Damage Could Accelerate Wear and Tear If the switch and clutch mechanisms of the current version of the ApexRead Morecare,limitations,maintenance,outdoor,warranty,water
Not yet! We recommend a chair that provides better support. No, we do not make an exosuit for office orRead Moredesign
Designed to Reduce Worker Strain and Fatigue The Apex is not intended for increasing productivity demands on workers. Increasing productivityRead Moredesign
How much fatigue and risk of injury does the Apex reduce? Do you have data/metrics to measure those?
Reduced Strain, Fatigue, and Injury Risk In both laboratory and field testing, the Apex exosuit significantly reduced low back strainRead Moredesign
Apex Testing and Industry Applications The Apex has been researched and developed over multiple years at a leading academic researchRead Moredesign
Apex Exosuit Research and Development Four years of research and development (R&D) at Vanderbilt University.