Wearable transfer aids


Wearable transfer aids are devices that are worn by the caregiver and uses robot technologies to provide powered assistance to him/her. The following are key considerations in the development of wearable transfer aids.

  • Reduce the load on the back of the caregiver during transfer assistance.
  • Wearable by oneself without help.
  • Help the user transfer a person, for example, from the bed to the wheelchair to the toilet.
Currently Japanese version only.