transgenerational design

transgenerational design

The design of products, workplaces, health care institutions, and residences so as to allow people to use them functionally regardless of the physical or sensory restrictions that they may develop as they age.
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Other terms that have been used prior to this have been barrier-free design, transgenerational design, life span design, accessibility and design for all.
Transgenerational design also offers flexibility to a product to meet a variety of lifestyle needs.
The transgenerational design element most evident in the TransG headliner is the absence of driver-operated controls or displays.