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This is the team responsible for the research and development of the Pro-Neck-Tor™ helmet technology.



Peter Cripton

Tim Nelson

Peter Cripton

Dr. Cripton is a Professor and Associate Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, an Associate Faculty Member in the Department of Orthopaedics and a Principal Investigator of the International Collaboration on Repair Discoveries (ICORD) a spinal cord research group at The University of British Columbia. He directs the UBC Orthopaedic and Injury Biomechanics Group. The mission of the group is to prevent human injuries through inventing engineered safety devices or helping to develop tests that would identify individuals at particular risk of a particular injury so that steps can be taken to prevent the injury. Dr. Cripton co-invented the Pro-Neck-Tor helmet with Dr. Tim Nelson.







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