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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.


National Taipei University of Technology

National Taipei University of Technology
Master program of Innovation and Design
Taipei City, Taiwan