Virtual Reality for Handicaps

Creating empathy is already a common use of virtual reality. I thought it would be interesting to use virtual reality to put people in the place of someone who is confined to a wheelchair. wheelchair 3

360 degree scenes would show wheelchair unfriendly scenarios while your wheelchair would be visible in the picture. Ideally the user would be sitting in a wheelchair during their virtual reality experience.

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Wheelchair unfriendly bathrooms where everything is too high and stalls too narrow would be one of the scenes.

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This idea could be extended to other disabilities, physical and metal.

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