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pneumatic structure

A very lightweight enclosed structure, usually fabricated of a membrane of an impervious material and supported by the difference in air pressure between the exterior and the interior of the structure rather than by a structural framework. Fans must maintain the interior pressure slightly in excess of normal atmospheric pressure to prevent the structure from slowly deflating and collapsing. Used primarily as a temporary enclosure or to house sports facilities such as tennis courts and swimming pools. Also called an air-supported structure.
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Rosie, from Langley Park, suffered multiple fractures and a punctured lung after she fell 50ft and was crushed by a metal fan while inside the massive inflatable structure.
standard wheelchair, 45cm seat width, support long arms folding, piernera elevable, telescopico footrest, solid front wheels, rear wheels inflatable structure material durlauminio.
Some left flowers and messages of sympathy near where the giant inflatable structure had been tethered.
standard wheelchair, 45cm seat width, support height adjustable short arms, piernera elevable, clamp footrest, solid front wheels, rear wheels inflatable structure material duraluminio, belt restraint system, folding
Meanwhile Rosie is still recovering in hospital after suffering multiple fractures and a punctured lung when she fell 50ft from the inflatable structure and was crushed by a metal fan.
tender / neurological wheelchair, type child seat 34cm width, reclining back, support short detachable arms, piernera elevable, clamp footrest, solid front wheels, wheels rear inflatable structure material duralumin
The inflatable structure was designed in conjunction with Inflate Design Ltd.
Youngster Rosie Wright, left fighting for her life after the Dreamspace inflatable structure tragedy, has been moved to a hospital nearer home.
electric wheelchair, type armchair, 42cm seat width, reclining back, command right, short swing apoy hugs, piernera removable, support feet of a leaf, front wheels solid, rear wheels inflatable structure material
Mrs Furmedge, 38, a radiographer at Gateshead's Queen Elizabeth Hospital, was one of two women killed on July 23 last year when the inflatable structure, which she was inside with her two daughters, Jessica, eight, and Emily, six, broke free from its moorings at the Riverside park in Chester-le-Street.
THE designer of an inflatable structure which broke free from its moorings, killing two women, is due to answer bail this month.