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2022 / Design For Society / Design for Elders / Professional

Walking Aid

  • Prizes
    Top Design Winner in Design for Society/Design for Elders
  • Company
    HNU, Korea, Republic of
  • Lead Designer
    Kyungchan Hwang

We looked into the common activity of the aged and disabled people caused by chronic diseases or physical function disorder, and troubleshoot the problems of the walking aids used in these days, and then suggested a desirable solution. 1. Stability; the rotation part and wheel 2. the control of the posture to support themselves 3. In the parts for controlling, the elimination of as many complex functions as possible with consideration of the aged who are not able to understand the using methods well.

Photo Credit: Hnu