Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Key ring with “bite tug”
A user with extensive disabilities can use a “bite tug” to help pull up a zipper on a jacket
Description A key ring is attached to the jacket zipper. A “bite tug” consisting of a piece of a cable tie is attached to the key ring. The user uses the bite tug to be able to pull up the zipper tab with his teeth. He holds the jacket in place with his left hand as he pulls the zipper up with his mouth.
Made by User’s assistant
Paid for by The user
Whose idea The user
This tip is from 2014
Kenneth lives in an apartment. Since 2006 he has a high incomplete tetraplegia with strong spasticity. He has personal assistance 130 hours a week.
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