Our Testing

Our Testing

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When there is a new product to market, it is so important to have all the latest testing available to ensure codes and standards are met.

 

Our BuggyCart has had the following tests in the following areas

  • Laboratory testing for the presence of harmful substances in the textiles
  • Quality testing for the bag
  • Quality testing for the wheeled base
  • Independent testing for pram compatibility and safety 

Independent Test Report for pram compatibility 

Background

The BuggyCart is a product that has been developed to provide pram and stroller users a practical storage solution for groceries and other items. The first model BuggyCart was released in 2015 and was limited in the amount of prams and strollers it was compatible with.  The new model BuggyCart aims to safely and effectively fit onto a wide range of different prams and strollers, making it a safe and effective alternative to shopping trollies, and the limited spaces in pram baskets.

 

Methods

Focus groups were used to obtain a wide selection of prams and strollers. 12 popular models of prams and strollers were selected randomly from pram users based in Sydney, Australia. To analyze the data, the method used to test the different categories including the effectiveness of the BuggyCart in multiple sitations and surfaces.

13 prams/ strollers were tested

  1. UppaBaby Cruz
  2. iCandy Orange
  3. BabyZen Yoyo
  4. Bugaboo Chameleon
  5. Bugaboo Donkey
  6. Joolz Day
  7. Geoby Pocket
  8. Baby Jogger City Mini
  9. Mountain Buggy Nano
  10. Cybex Priam
  11. Baby Jogger City Select GT
  12. Mountain Buggy Swift
  13. Mima Xari

 

 

The tests

All methods of testing were tested on an empty pram or stroller with no counter weights on the front of the pram, or the seat of the pram. All prams had to have all additional toys and accessories removed prior to testing. No children or babies were used during testing.

The BuggyCart had to have a weight of a minimum of 30kg and filled to the capacity with the heavy weight at the bottom and the lighter cargo at the top.

  1. Brake accessibility

The brakes on a pram and stroller were tested for their accessibility.

All foot brakes had to be able to be accessed with the tester’s foot without any obstacles.

Hand brakes (if applicable) also had to be easy to access.

  1. Up a hill

The BuggyCart was tested with a 30kg weight on an empty stroller on a hill with an incline of 10 degrees for 12m duration

  1. Down a hill

The BuggyCart was tested with a 30kg weight on an empty stroller on a hill with an decent of 10 degrees for 12m duration

  1. Over grass

The BuggyCart was tested over a 10m length of grassy terrain

  1. Over Road

The BuggyCart was used over a bitumen road of 3.5m

  1. Up a kerbside

The BuggyCart was pushed up over a kerbside of 20mm

  1. Down a kerbside

The BuggyCart was pushed down a kerbside of 20mm

  1. 30kg weight capacity

The weights used were iron dumbbell weights and cardboard boxes.

 

Results

Four themes emerged from the focus group data. From the students' point of view," initial clinical anxiety", "theory-practice gap"," clinical supervision", professional role", were considered as important factors in clinical experience.

 

Pram/Stroller model

Brake

Accessability

Down a hill

Up a hill

Over Grass

Over Road

Mounting Kerbside

Dismounting Kerbside

Weight capacity

UppaBaby Cruz

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

iCandy Orange

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

BabyZen Yoyo

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Bugaboo Chameleon

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Joolz Day

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Mountain Buggy Swift

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

Pass

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