How the Coronavirus crisis affects the assistive technology industry


Photo: On the screen of a laptop, a person can be seen during a video conference. In front of the laptop you can still see the hands of the other person; Copyright: PantherMedia/Andriy Popov

Whether it's customer service or team meeting – virtual exchange is more important than ever during the Corona pandemic. This also applies to the assistive technology industry.

Staying virtually in touch with customers is more important than ever

New ways: Digital events and production switch-over

Photo: Close-up of a male arm using the Ottobock hygienic door handle; Copyright: Ottobock SE + Co. KGaA

Companies such as Ottobock have reacted to the change in demand and have expanded their product range due to Corona.

Photo: Nadine Lormis; Copyright: private

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