Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Key ring in zipper
Persons with impaired dexterity can use a zipper if they attach a key ring to it.
Key ring attached to zipper of a soft portfolio. Inserting a finger into the key ring makes it easy to open and close a zipper.
Not all zipper tabs have a hole through which to insert a key ring; sometimes you have to drill a hole in the tab or remove the tab completely and insert a thin ring.
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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.
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