Accessible desk

Desk with double work surface and accessible control panel for electric outlets

Accessible desk
Accessible desk

Description
The workplace is used for drawing, reading, and phone calls. The computer sits on another table. The desk has a pull-out board used as a drawing board on which a pad rests on an anti-slip mat. One short side has a bookcase and the other has a convenient panel of switches for lights, electric heating fan, etc. The panel has 5 electrical outlets. A speaker phone sits on a swivel arm.

Users comments
Pull-out board (photo no. 2) provides convenient double work surface.

Made by
Control panel: user’s brother (electrician)

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2006

Accessible desk with pull-out board (close-up)
Accessible desk with pull-out board (close-up)

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Speaker phone on swivel arm
Speaker phone on swivel arm
Adapted speaker phone works for a person without active hand function.

Tipsare: Ragge

Ragge lives together with his wife in a house. He is developing ideas which make everyday life easier for himself and for others. He was injured in 1973 and has a high tetraplegia. He has homehelp 27 hours a week.