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urgent - £50 Rewards For People To Take Part In Wheelchair Trials

The research is assessing in detail how wheelchair users manage to transfer across small steps and gaps between a platform and a train. We'll be carrying this research out in a specialist research centre in Stevenage, Hertfordshire between 15 September and 2 October 2017. The trials will be using a custom-built test rig to simulate a train and platform. This is a big ask! Due to the nature of the research, we need participants to attend 6 half day design workshops. We're offering £50 for each half day trial session and will cover all travel expenses. Therefore, the total for taking part in his project will be £300 plus travel expenses. We're looking for people who use the following types of wheelchairs: ·         Powered Wheelchairs
·         Self-propelled Wheelchair with small front casters (2-4 inches)
·         Self-propelled Wheelchair with large front casters (5-8 inches)
·         Attendant Wheelchair
Of the six sessions, participants can choose to attend from the following ha…
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