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New Electronic Device Could Revolutionize the Wheelchair Industry
The Tek Robotic Mobilization Device was developed by AMS Mekatronic an R&D company, in Istanbul. It was founded to develop mobilization devices based on innovative ideas for physically disabled people, to increase their quality of life and their ability to move.
- Able to be mounted without transferring
- Holds user in correct standing position
- Small dimensions and turning radius
- Promotes a healthier quality of life
The Tek RMD is available in 5 different models to accomodate persons of different height and/or weight. It is available to be sold at a cost of about $15,000, the cost of the average electric wheelchair.
New Graduate School for Global Inclusion and Social Development of Persons with Disabilities - UMass