CarePort

CarePort AN ACCESSIBLE, FLEXIBLE AND PORTABLE BATHROOM SOLUTION DESIGNED TO MAKE LIFE MORE COMFORTABLE. If you work with clients who are unable to access their bathroom due to an illness, medical condition, physical ailment, or even simply home renovations, CarePort provides an invaluable short or long-term solution. Designed with optimal comfort in mind, CarePort is…

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About DDA Compliance & Access Standards

About DDA Compliance & Access Standards The Disability Discrimination Act is governed by the Human Rights Commission, and regulates compliance by public spaces, buildings and structures in relation to accessibility by people with physical disabilities. “The Disability Discrimination Act provides protection for everyone in Australia against discrimination based on disability” (humanrights.gov.au). When we look at…

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Wheelchair friendly furniture and fittings

Wheelchair friendly furniture and fittings Implementing a wheelchair friendly home or office does not stop at implementing the correct design for universal access. After installing wheelchair friendly access ramps, wheelchair friendly kitchens and bathrooms, it is necessary to take a look at the furniture as well. Tables, beds, chairs and couches all need to be taken into consideration after…

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How To Design For Universal Access

One of the first steps to create a universal design is to remove steps and consider the ease of access to and from the home or office. When designing solutions for access, we ensure that the wheelchair user will have a continuous path of travel free from overhanging branches or any other overhead obstructions. It is important…

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