Tips and tricks from people with spinal cord injuries (SCI).
Modified bag for valuables
A small modified bag sits on the wheelchair and provides access to important medicines and valuables
A small bag originally intended for a GPS is modified with an enlarged grip for the zipper. The grip is made of the hard part of the Velcro. The bag is attached with Velcro fasteners on the armrest of the wheelchair.
The user stores valuables and medicine (syringes for diabetes) in the bag. The bag fits right onto the armrest of the wheelchair and is barely visible.
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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