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Bao-Woo / Stair Handle


I want to design a safer stair handle for the elder, and the stair space is also available for other families, because convenience comes from all family members' experience.
BaoWoo's main idea is assisting, instead of replacing climbing stair.
BaoWoo is composed of two parts: the handle and rail way, in operating the user don't need to release the handle, so leads to a lower falling risk.
Another two systems is the hiding trigger which is set inside the button of handle and the division of the rail way.
The button is set in a sunk as a hint for thumb placing on, and with the trigger inside, the user have to hold tight unconsciously.


National Kaohsiung Normal University

National Kaohsiung Normal University
Department of Industrial Design
Hsinchu, Taiwan

Yu Rou Lin,
National Kaohsiung Normal University