A custom bed desk for a client with muscular dystrophy, created using human-centered design.
We decided to design an accessible easel which is versatile and accessible for wheelchair users. It can be adjusted according to the height of a client’s wheelchairand can also be adjusted at different angles to be able to accommodate client’s preferences to work on.
The Adapted ExerSaucer is a backrest that can attach and detach from a standard, off-the-shelf, ExerSaucer. The extended backrest and strapping system supports individuals with low tone and strength during upright play.
The A-Tray product is an adjustable workspace for users in wheelchairs who have limited fine motor skills. It minimizes the proximity to standard workplace environments while using a wheelchair. The telescopic locking mechanism keeps the tray top stable while in full extension. The A-Tray is an adjustable, easy to store, sturdy, and cost efficient solution […]
It was our goal to work with our client to develop a way for him to resume his favorite hobby and regain back part of his life
Therefore, we would like to design a universal cuff that is even more ‘universal’, it should be compatible with a wide range of tools while fitting different palm sizes across the population.
“Flexireach” is a universal design product inspired from the users’ difficulties in climbing up or bending down for reaching.
The primary focus of this project will be to redesign the door mechanism so that the user can open the doors in a minimally labor intensive manner.
We want to make an automatic door opener that is cost effective, intuitive, and helpful in getting through the front door of a home.
This project focused on designing and developing interfaces that can be used in later user studies.