Gallery: Folding Door Transforms Into a Life-Saving Earthquake Shelter

 

Kingston University graduate design student Younghwa Lee has created an innovative indoor shelter for use during an earthquake—a folding door that not only stands in the safest place in a home, but also provides protection from falling debris. In the event of an earthquake, it is best to stand in a doorway or take shelter under a table to avoid falling debris, and Younghwa Lee’s ingenious creation provides additional shelter directly beneath rigid door frames.

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