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smart i-handle / door handle

smart i-handle
smart i-handle

This concept is for people who are disable, injured, or just elderly often have to challenge while opening a door. Some universal handles function only for them in additional, but requires cost up for facilities. This concept proposes universal utility for anyone, whether has handicap or not.
It opens a door in 2 ways, one is just pushing a bar, like other panic bars. Another way is a turning the bar to the users' side. Ordinary push-bars need harder pressure to open doors for people who sit on low position or wheelchairs, than higher position, and it often draws wheelchairs back when they try to push it. so, it prevent that inconveniences.

University

Central Saint Martins College

Central Saint Martins College
London, United Kingdom

Ralph Ball, Stephen Hayward, Ben Hughes

Design

Central Saint Martins College

Central Saint Martins College
London, United Kingdom

Ju Young, Kim