Turn signal and headlight controls in adapted minivan

The controls for driving the car are placed in the wheelchair headrest – suitable for persons with high spinal cord injuries who drive

User sitting in car – close-up of wheelchair headrest
User sitting in car – close-up of wheelchair headrest

Description
Buttons for turn signals, headlights and windshield wipers sit unobtrusively on the wheelchair headrest. The user turns functions on and off with his head.

Made by
Autoadapt, www.autoadapt.se (last checked March 2011)

Paid for by
Swedish Social Insurance Agency

This tip is from 2007

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Tipsare: Anders

Anders lives together with his partner in a house. He is working part time. He was injured in 1989 and has a high spinal cord injury (C4-5). He has personal assistance.