Sidewalk Assessment

A new contract has been signed and pilot project is underway. Allow us to help your city with all your assessment needs.

Expert Witness Services

If you or somone you know needs an expert witness for forensic testing of mobility devices, contact us today!

Press Releases

Our team has worked hard on releasing the newest versions of the trail assessment equipment and software as well as the rotational penetrometer

Wheelchair Testing

We are always taking clients for wheelchair testing requested by manufacturers. Check out what options you have when choosing Beneficial Designs.

Beneficial Designs is a rehabilitation engineering and design firm. BD develops assistive and adaptive technology, performs rehabilitation research, contract design, legal consultation, standards development, and serves as a rehabilitation information resource. BD also designs adaptive recreational equipment for people with disabilities.

Beneficial Designs works towards universal access through research, design, and education. We are constantly working towards improving access for people of all abilities. Let us know if you have any questions or if we can help you in any way. 

To see an overview of work that has been performed at Beneficial Designs over the past 30 years you may access this sixty minute presentation given by Peter Axelson, founder and leader of Beneficial Designs…