‘Backmate’ – back brace that is ‘a friend to lean on’

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Backmate is a back brace developed by Roger Wolfson, and known as ‘a friend to lean on’.  Backmate is a back and spinal brace that consists of a rigid frame designed to aid back pain sufferers who find difficulty when sitting in certain positions. For example, Backmate provides a greater degree of comfort when sitting at a desk or in a car. Backmate provides excellent support and can be considered as an ‘extension to a car seat’.


  • Using an adjustable pneumatic system, Backmate creates a comfort area that relieves back pain and spasms.
  • Designed by a team of medical experts.

  • Adjustable air cushion caters for specific needs.

  • Medically-compliant, fully-washable stylish cover.

  • A full demonstration of the various features and benefits that Backmate has to offer can be arranged upon request.
  • Backmate is a medical appliance, hence, costs should be reimbursed by most medical aids upon submission of the relevant claim.
  • Easily transported.