Guided search - Assistive Products

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N. of products

Products intended to support or replace a person’s capacity to receive, send, produce and process information in different forms, including communicating by language, signs and symbols, receiving and producing messages, carrying on conversations and using communication devices and techniques. Included are, e.g. devices for seeing, hearing, reading, writing, telephoning, signalling and alarming, information technology. Assistive products for office administration, information storage and management. at work, see >28 21

Assistive products for drawing and writing

Devices assisting a person to convey information by producing figures, symbols or language. Weighted cuffs, see >044818. Training materials for developing writing skills, 050309. Assistive products for training in drawing and painting skills, see >052406. Tactile maps, see >123915

Manual devices for drawing and handwriting

Included are, e.g. pens, pencils, brushes, drawing compasses, straightedges, rulers. Pen holders, pencil holders and brush holders, see >241806

Writing boards, drafting boards and drawing boards

Drafting tables and drawing tables, see >180309. Assistive products for fixation, see >24 27

Signature guides, stamps and writing frames

Devices for assisting a person to write a signature or hand written characters in the correct position or to produce a printed signature using a stamp

Manual Braille writing equipment

Devices for producing embossed Braille characters on paper with a special stylus or a stick


Included are, e.g. manual, electric, talking and Braille typewriters, typewriters with memory. Computers and terminals, see >22 33

Special writing paper/plastic

Materials for hard copies with special effects for tactile recognition

Portable note-taking devices for Braille

Included are, e.g. portable devices with no display function, manually and electronically operated.

Word processing software

Software for writing, organizing and storing text, including mathematical and scientific. notation, e.g. desktop publishing software, word processing software made for alternative control or accessories for word processors. Included are, e.g. software for using Braille, word banks, word lists, spelling software. Office software and industrial software, see >282112

Drawing and painting software

Software for enabling drawing and painting activities with computers. Included are, e.g. CAD software, software for colouring pictures. Computers and terminals, see >22 33. Office software and industrial software, see >282112