Key holder, an assistive device for keys

People with impaired hand function achieve a better grip and more force

Wooden key holder
Wooden key holder

Description
Made of wood. A screw inserted through the key(s) provides extra leverage.

Users comments
This model is no longer available, but a similar model is available in plastic, though it is not as strong. Warning: the device makes the user stronger than would be expected. Keys may break easily in stiff locks or when using a copied key (copies are usually made of softer metal).

Purchased from
Varsam, www.varsam.se , Swereco, www.swereco.se (plastic version) (last checked May 2017)

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

Tipsare: Anonym 1

The person lives together with his wife and an child in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1975 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). Through hand surgery his grip function improved in both hands. He has personal assistance 7 hours a day.