||The Design Options...|
How can products and environments accommodate those physical and sensory limitations each of us acquires at some point during our lifetime?
Continue to ignore the problem.
This choice will only maintain the status quo and perpetuate the problem of discrimination by design.
Continue to produce and market specialized add-on gadgets and devices promoted as aids for "the handicapped," the "disabled," or "the elderly." *
A variety of so-called "adaptive," "senior," or "universal" products, utensils, devices, and gadgets target the elderly and those with disabilities.
to remedy. Given
demeaning—and stigmatizing—"medical," "aging," or "disabilitiy" connotations.
Design and promote attractive "transgenerational" products and environments that appeal to—and accommodate the changing needs of—the widest spectrum of ages and abilities, without penalty to any group!
Transgenerational designs permit
|Most products could be designed to accommodate—and appeal to—a wider spectrum of ages and abilities. Transgenerational Design can help you expand your products' desirability and useabiliy.|
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