Work surface attachment for wheelchair

Project  / Project number: 12/01 2004  /  Status:


The challenge

Work surface attachment for wheelchairYoung lad with brittle bones syndrome has to spend all his time in a wheelchair in a semi-supine position, which means that he is unable to follow any pursuits or interests which involve a flat working surface.

A table unit was constructed which is fixed to the wheelchair and provides a working surface at approximately 45º.

He now has a surface upon which he can follow various activities but principally the use of a computer keyboard.