Workstation in open plan office

– with standard details appropriate for wheelchair users

User sitting at desk
User sitting at desk

Description
The user works for a major construction company with purchasing and logistics. His workstation is in an open plan office. His main work aid is a standing wheelchair, see related tip. Other important details for him, which are standard in the workplace:
– electric adjustable-height work table
– low storage cabinet by desk
– a handicap toilet
– snack break room with high refreshment table, works with
standing wheelchair (occupational health recommends
changing position )
– own parking in a garage in same building

This tip is from 2011

User raises desk
User raises desk
User in standing wheelchair at desk
User in standing wheelchair at desk

Related tips

Standing wheelchair in workplace
Standing wheelchair in workplace
A standing wheelchair makes it possible for the user to be independent in his workplace.

Tipsare: Robert

Robert lives together with his wife and three children in a house. He is working full time. He was injured in 2003 and has a low paraplegia; no assistance.