Handle for refrigerator and freezer

A handle that makes it easier to open the refrigerator and freezer – suitable for people with impaired hand function

User opens refrigerator door
User opens refrigerator door

Description
The handle has a rocking mechanism so the door always opens easily, even after it has just been closed.

Users comments
The handle works very well for the user.

Made by
Electrolux, www.electrolux.com

Purchased from
Household appliance store or shop.electrolux.se (last checked April 2017)

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2010

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Tipsare: Yasmin

Yasmin lives in an apartment. She is working part time. She was injured in 1999 and has a C-5 tetraplgia. Through hand surgery her grip function improved. She has personal assistance 24 hours a day, 7 hours of those are assistance on call.