Posture Pro is the
premier posture analysis software
and it comes with
backpack safety features
Posture Pro Exclusive: Backpack
Posture Pro software now comes with an integrated backpack safety calculator.
Here's how it works.
1. Enter weight of backpack
2. Enter weight of child
3. Click on "Calculate"
Software will calculate the percentage of the weight of the
backpack to the weight of the child (15% or less is ideal).
The calculator will will also notify you as to how much
weight should be removed, or how much weight can be added to the backpack to
reach the ideal level.
In the picture on the left we selected
a typical fourth grade boy,and using his own backpack, worn the way he
liked, we snapped the picture. The Posture Pro calculator suggested that we
remove 6.25 pounds, which we did. We also adjusted the backpack for a proper
This is what the next picture looked
Backpack weight was now just under the 15% maximum weight.
2. The backpack is now fitted for the proper position on the
3. The Posture Pro Stress Calculator shows a normal
This exclusive calculator makes it easy to evaluate the
safety of a backpack according to it's weight, and to evaluate the effect
wearing the backpack can have on the child.
IInteresting Note: In the first picture, the child kept
grabbing the front of the straps in an effort to steady the backpack. We
speculate that this additional pulling force on the straps will lead to the
increased likelihood of neurovascular bundle compression.
With the Posture Pro software loaded on your notebook computer, and an
understanding of the training and marketing materials, you can become the
"backpack safety expert" in your community, to be sought out by
schools and parents to sponsor Backpack Safety Days, and to evaluate backpack
choices made by parents and their children.
We Will Teach You to Be the Backpack Safety Hero in Your
all images on this page and website are copyrighted ©2012
to Dr. Joe Ventura, all rights reserved, no use is permitted without expressed