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Back You Up / Toilet Assistive Devices

Back You Up

Senior citizens often experience stumbling when using restrooms. Through interviews, I discovered that
senior citizens have trouble “sitting on the toilet.” Also, it’s not easy for them to toggling from sitting to standing positions. So I designed an assistive complex made of fold-down-toilet-seat and firmly-standing walker called “Back You Up” for the seniors, allowing them to go through the procedure of urination or defecation easily and safely.


Shih Chien University

Shih Chien University
Taipei City, Taiwan

Juo-kuan Lin,
Shih Chien University