When it comes to comfort
and durability it's what is on the inside that counts
Inside the back of every Therapod chair is a flexible
polycarbonate/ABS shell mounted on a steel ribcage for added strength. The
shell is made to flex and contort to fit the characteristics of the user's back
by the adjustment of four hidden support straps. Known as dynamic seating,
this unique system allows lateral movement and twisting actions while providing
optimal spinal support
Status uses pressure sensitive seat foam on all its products.
This unique product responds to body heat and shapes itself to spread the weight
evenly so as to equalise the pressure over the whole surface. This
provides even greater comfort and stability for the user.
System Therapod's patented adjustment system precisely targets
each of the most vulnerable areas of the back.
The top most strap provides thoracic support for the upper back.
The middle pair of straps provides optimised lumbar support.
The lower strap supports the sacrum
In conjunction with the special profile of the back rest the
system effectively "cups" the occupants back in a protective yet highly
When seated for long periods on a standard chair, the pelvis rotates
and the spinal column
bends forward, resulting in a tendency to slouch. The pressure placed
on the spine by this posture
is an inevitable precursor of back pain.
All Status Seating solutions promote a natural forward tilt,
allowing the spine to maintain a healthy S curve. System Therapod
chairs also uniquely enable the user to customise lumbar support to
their specific body shape