[Athen] Accessible design & broad benefits

Christine Robinson crobinson at ggc.edu
Tue Sep 25 06:35:02 PDT 2018

This morning I happened upon this article about the OXO Good Grips vegetable peeler. Turns out it was originally designed because the company owner's wife had arthritis, and vegetable peelers hurt her hands. It's another great example about how, when you design for inclusivity, lots of other people benefit:

The untold story of the vegetable peeler that changed the world<https://www.fastcompany.com/90239156/the-untold-story-of-the-vegetable-peeler-that-changed-the-world>


Christine Robinson | Technical Trainer/Writer | Center for Teaching Excellence
Georgia Gwinnett College | 1000 University Center Lane| Lawrenceville, GA 30043

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