Faculty of Engineering, Department of Manufacturing and Operations Engineering, University of Limerick
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The market for Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology (RT/AT) products is expanding. Between ten and seventeen percent of the population of European Union are documented as disabled. Many companies perceive the market to be to fragmented to invest in large batch or flow production methods...