Key ring in zipper

Persons with impaired dexterity can use a zipper if they attach a key ring to it.

Key ring in portfolio zipper
Key ring in portfolio zipper

Description
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.

Users comments
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.

Purchased from
Department store

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.