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Elder Friendly / AssitIve Sofa

Elder Friendly

As the advent of aging society, more and more elderly people have to take care of themselves these days. In daily lives, to-sit and to-up is the most important basic operation. But during this process, the elderly could get hurt or fall down unexpected.
To provide the elderly whose lower limb muscle has degenerated a more secure seating environment and quality of life, Elder Friendly Sofa is designed with infra-red sensor and automatically lifting mechanism, which not only save effort also reduce risks of falling.

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National Taipei University of Technology

National Taipei University of Technology
Taipei City, Taiwan