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How Inclusive design is a key driver to society

By |April 11th, 2017|Care|

Universal Design, Inclusive Design, Design for All. We hear these terms almost every day, but where do they come from, what do they actually mean, and how do they apply to the world of design for the elderly and disabled? And what’s going on in Norway, whose government vision for the country’s entire infrastructure, is [...]

Retrofitting buildings helps people age in place

By |February 6th, 2017|Care|

The staggering pace of technological development poses a challenge to those who design, construct and equip both private and public housing. Since buildings are constructed to last much longer than the technology initially installed in them how do we ensure that these existing buildings, and not least the people living in them, can take advantage [...]

Celebration of 25th anniversary of the Pressalit company headquarter “Maglehøj”

By |January 27th, 2017|Pressalit|

It all started back in 1954, when Pressalit was first established. In the beginning, the business consisted of the production and sales of toilet seats, later joined by bathroom products for the physically disabled in the 1970s. In the 1980s, the first Pressalit administrative headquarter was located in the city of Aarhus, Denmark, while the [...]

Peter Rosenmeier vinder Pressalits Keep Living-Pris 2016

By |January 25th, 2017|Pressalit|

I dag har jeg, i samarbejde med Parasport Danmark, været i Charlottenlund for at kåre årets parasportudøver. Vinderen modtager Pressalits Keep Living-pris 2016 og med anerkendelsen følger kr. 40.000, da Pressalit har valgt at fordoble beløbet til prismodtageren fra i år. Prisuddelingen foregik hos Elsass Fonden, der blandt andet står bag forskning [...]