Walking Assist Robot
(Kawamura Cycle Co., Ltd.)

Main Features

It has the following features to support the elderly safely to go out on foot.

・The speed is adjusted by the assist motor when going up/downhill or with luggage.

・By sensing the state of the user, the walker controls and prevents the user from falling.


The name of the robot care equipment Walking Assist Robot
Company name Kawamura Cycle Co., Ltd. (KS project)
Target area Mobility aids
Expected target user Elderly people, people with disabilities or declined physical fitness, people who feel difficulty walking outdoors, etc.
Assumed environment Outdoors (shopping, walking, etc.)
Sales date September 2014
Contact department Sales Planning Department, Product Planning Division
Contact number 078-969-2800