REDEFINE THE ZIMMERFRAME
WORK IN PROGRESS
How to facilitate elderly into society?
„I rather sit at home, then walk with the zimmerframe.”
„When you walk with a zimmerframe,
you know for sure you are old.”
„When you leave the house with a zimmerframe,
you have to encounter so many things.”
„Inside home, I walk normal, holding myself
on the furniture.”
„After falling 9 times, I could accepted that I need to walk with a zimmerframe.”
„I used to walk every day, together with my wife.”
„I can’t hold my umbrella while walking with a zimmerframe.”
„I can still walk, participate in society with support.”
Looking at the Safety, Environment and Health
of elderly. Among 86% of the elderly who walk with a zimmerframe, use it wrong. 65% of fall accidents amongst elderly happen at home.
Why are so many people fighting against the zimmerframe?
What is the big difference between walking sticks, shopping cars, prams and a zimmerframe?
I want to create a new definition for the zimmerframe.
looking at the following aspects: