Scissors with table support

A stable scissors suitable for people with disabilities with impaired hand function

Scissors with table support
Scissors with table support

Description
A self-opening household scissors adapted with a hard plastic table support. The table support can be turned so that it is parallel to the scissors for storage.

Purchased from
Scissors in Sweden: outlets such as Varsam, www.varsam.se (last checked May 2017)

Paid for by
The user

Editors comments
Varsam, www.varsam.se have similar models, but they are less stable (“scissors on plate”), last checked May2017.

This tip is from 2015

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.