An overloaded or incorrectly worn backpack can cause shoulder, neck and back pain in children, and become a major source of chronic pain. Stress put on the spine can cause children to lean too far forward and experience distortion of the natural curve, rolling their shoulders and causing a more rounded upper back.
The Australian Physiotherapy Association endorses a number of carefully selected products. Endorsements of any product or service only occurs after a set process involving rigorous scrutiny by relevant experts.
The APA recommends and endorses Spartan's Physiopak for school-aged children to use as their main method of carrying items to and from school.
420 Denier Nylon, 1000 Denier base
W 30cm x D 19cm x H 40cm