This chapter describes the five different generations of toilet prototypes which have been installed and tested in a laboratory environment in Vienna during FRR (Friendly Rest Room) project. It outlines the data measured during tests with older and disabled persons and their care persons. The FRR prototypes have been equipped with a PC based control unit, voice input and output, contactless smart card technology and several sensors for estimating the user's intention and for recognizing potential falls of the user in the toilet area. The toilet components have shown to be very useful for disabled and older persons during extensive tests in a laboratory setting.
IOS Press, Inc.
6751 Tepper Drive
Clifton, VA 20124
Tel.: +1 703 830 6300
Fax: +1 703 830 2300 email@example.com
(Corporate matters and books only) IOS Press c/o Accucoms US, Inc.
For North America Sales and Customer Service
West Point Commons
Lansdale PA 19446
Tel.: +1 866 855 8967
Fax: +1 215 660 5042 firstname.lastname@example.org