Pressalit Care blog

What other countries can learn from the happiest country in the world

A society is defined by how well it cares for its weakest citizens, and Denmark is, year after year, rewarded as the happiest country in the world. We’d like to think that one of the reasons for this is that people here feel that they will always be taken care of and treated with dignity, regardless of ability and age. In Denmark there is a common understanding. The Danish government [...]

By |May 26th, 2016|Categories: Care|0 Comments

Two gold and one silver for Daniel Wagner in US Grand Prix event

This weekend, Tempe (Arizona, USA) hosted the 2016 Desert Challenge Games – an international para-athletics event open to male and female athletes with a physical or visual impairment. The Desert Challenge Games are part of the IPC Athletics 2016 Grand Prix series, which features 10 different track and field meetings in five continents between February and July. Among the Danish participants was Paralympics 2012-medalist Daniel Wagner Jørgensen. He is a [...]

By |May 18th, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments

Jonas Larsen impresses in the European Championships for para-swimming

The recent week saw the Danish swimmer take to the waters in the European Championships for para-swimming in Funchal, Portugal. The Danish swim team came out with an entire eight medals, which promises well for the Paralympics in Rio in September. Pressalit has kept a particularly close eye on Jonas Larsen (Facebook), who is swimming in classes SB3, SM4 and S5, because we have signed a cooperation agreement with Jonas [...]

By |May 10th, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments

Danish parasport heads to Rio 2016 with support from Pressalit

Pressalit has been the main sponsor for the Danish Sports Organisation for the Disabled (DHIF) since 2002. If you have been following us over time, you know that our commitment to parasports intensifies every four years when the Olympic as well as Paralympic Games take place. In 2016, the metropolitan city of Rio will host the games – which means that legendary districts such as Copacabana and Maracaña [...]

By |May 10th, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments

Disability and mobility aids redesigned in style

High demands from the health sector have always strongly influenced the general design of assistive products and will continue to do so. But a clear tendency is emerging in the industry; designers are to a greater extent drawing the user into focus and wish to challenge the conventional status quo in the field of usability and design. On our quest to find examples of new and highly interesting cooperations [...]

By |May 3rd, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: |2 Comments

Welcome to our blog – it’s all about you

At Pressalit Care we have a clear-cut purpose: To make life better for people with mobility disabilities, create better working environments for those who help them, and promote economic sustainability for those who design and invest in solutions that ensure the above. That’s what we’re all about. And that’s what this blog is about. Welcome to our blog, which is actually your blog. Whether you are an architect [...]

By |April 20th, 2016|Categories: Care|2 Comments