We have seen the future of wheelchairs, and it’s “omnidirectional”. Video after the jump. Here’s a bit more information on this device:

Prototype of a wheelchair we developed. The base moves in any direction while the seat remains facing one direction. The seat can also rotate while the base stays fixed, allowing the person operating the wheelchair complete freedom to access any environment more easily

We have seen the future of wheelchairs, and it’s “omnidirectional”. Video after the jump. Here’s a bit more information on this device:

Prototype of a wheelchair we developed. The base moves in any direction while the seat remains facing one direction. The seat can also rotate while the base stays fixed, allowing the person operating the wheelchair complete freedom to access any environment more easily