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Enkelt anpassat larm att ropa på assistenter, (svensk text)

Adapted portable alarm transmitter attached to the wheelchair cushion
Adapted portable alarm transmitter attached to the wheelchair cushion

Alarm transmitter with modification
Alarm transmitter with modification

Receiver
Receiver

Transmitters on the user's wheelchair
Transmitters on the user's wheelchair

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Simple adapted alarm to call assistants

Alarm attached to the wheelchair - suitable for persons with physical disabilities and personal assistants

Description
Portable radio-controlled alarm. The transmitter is waterproof with a long lifetime. It sits on a plate; a plexiglas disc sits on top of it to increase the area on which to apply pressure. The user attaches the transmitter to the side of the wheelchair cushion with a Velcro strap. The assistants have a receiver, a small box with clips to be able to attach it to clothing. The alarm gives an audio signal and vibrates.

Model: alarm transmitter: ATOM
receiver: Trex/Home

Authors comments
The user is satisfied with the alarm. It makes him, his family and the assistants feel more secure.

Purchased from
For example: Neat, www.neatelectronics.se/en/ (last checked March 2017).

Paid for by
County Council

Editors comments
Neat sells an accessory to the transmitter, a HAPA adaptor, which has the same function as the modification that the user designed.

Tip is dated from 2009

Categories for this tip
communication » use of alarm, personal assistance » communication with personal assistants, Tips and tricks from people with High tetraplegia with partly function in arms/hands (C5-6, ASIA A, B).

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