SHOFT - The simple seatbelt device that helps improve your driving posture

Product Code: A000350
NOW £18.74
WAS £24.99
  • Improves the form and function of your seatbelt
  • Helps improve posture and prevents slouching
  • Keeps lap belt snugly in place so it won’t ‘ride up’
  • Built-in ‘brake pad’ grips belt with friction
  • So simple to install, takes just a few seconds
  • Built in natural antibacterial stops the spread of germs such as MRSA
  • Made with GRIPtene technology
  • Two per pack
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The simple seatbelt device that helps improve your driving posture

SHOFT is a compact, high-grip product that wraps over the top of your seatbelt tongue. SHOFT acts using friction to reduce the usual ‘slack’ that creeps in to the lap section of your seat belt as we drive along. Thanks to a built-in ‘brake pad’ made of GRIPtene, SHOFT engages the lap section of your seatbelt when you ‘buckle up’ and tug on the diagonal upper section. Keeping tension on the lap portion of the seatbelt helps comply with RoSPA & NHTSA safety guidelines and also helps with better posture as it reduces ‘slouching’ by stopping your hips from slowly sliding forward as you drive, operate the pedals and relax into your journey. This unconscious slouching can seriously affect your posture over time and puts great strain on your lower back muscles often leading to a sore stiff back.

Improves the form and function of your seatbelt

Seatbelts are crash tested with all slack removed, but this is not the ‘real world’ situation. In practice, most of us wear our seat belts with slack in them. This reduces the effectiveness and, at the same time, the ability of your seatbelt to protect you in the event of a collision. 

Improves posture and prevents slouching

We all know that we should maintain that healthy S shape in our lower backs by sitting up straight but we all tend to slip down slightly in our seats as we drive. It’s not our fault! Gravity along with the vibration of the car, steering, braking, accelerating, causes our hips to slip forwards and leaves our lower back unsupported by the seat. This slouching usually leads to strain on the lower back muscles and the result is back pain. As we try to compensate we often slump our upper body forward to correct our head position, giving us a bad ‘crab’ posture that often leads to shoulder and neck ache. SHOFT enables your seat belt to assist you with healthier posture every mile of your trip.

Keeps lap belt snuggly in place so it won’t ‘ride up’

The lap belt is designed to sit snuggly across the upper thighs/hips because on impact, the pelvis (the strongest bone in our body) can take the immense strain. A loose lap belt tends to ‘ride up’ from the pelvis (where it should be) and ends up across the stomach. The soft organs and tissues of your abdomen aren’t able to cope with that kind of impact and this can lead to internal bruising at low speeds and at higher impact speeds can result in internal organ damage. The driver/passengers can even ‘submarine’ under the seatbelt at high impact speeds. Some pregnant women don’t wear their seatbelt because of the lap belt riding up over the bump. SHOFT helps to keep the lap belt where it was designed to function optimally, tensioned across the pelvis.

Helps stops the spread of germs

SHOFT has Biomaster built into each one, which is proven to protect against the spread of 99.9% of germs including antibiotic-resistant bacteria such as resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus (VRE).
  • Colour:
    Black
  • Dimensions:
    Pack: 14.5x9x24.5cm Unit: 9x2.6x5cm (each)
  • Set includes:
    • 2 x SHOFT • Instructions
  • Weights:
    Gross: 100g Net: 50g
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*Standard UK Delivery £0.99 - £44.99 £2.95 Delivery within 4-5 working days
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**Next Working Day UK Delivery £0.99 - £44.99 £6.95 Order by 2.30pm for next working day delivery
**Exclusions apply
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Eire (Republic of Ireland) All orders €8.95 Order by 2.30pm for delivery within 4-5 working days

*A small number of products may require an additional postage cost due to the size of the parcel or other special considerations. If any additional fees are applicable then this will be made clear at checkout before you complete your order.

**For the following locations next day delivery may take up to two working days: Aberdeen (AB 30-35, 41-54), Northern Highlands (AB 36-38, 55-56), FK (17-21), HS (1-8), IV (All), KW (0-14), PH (15-32, 34-48), Eire (Republic of Ireland) (EI (ZZ75) (All)), Glasgow (G 83), Guernsey (GY 9), Oban (HS 9, KA 28, PA 20-99, PH 33, 49-99), Isle of Man (IM (All)), Arran (KA 27), Orkney Shetland (KW 15-99, ZE (All)) and Cornwall (TR 21-25).

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How long does standard delivery take?

We aim to deliver all products within 4 - 5 working days. On rare occasions delivery may take a little longer; if you have not received your items within 14 days of you placing your order, please contact our customer service team.