What is Universal Design?
The design is useful and marketable for any group of users.
Flexible in Use
The design accommodates a wide range of individual preferences and abilities.
Simple and Intuitive Use
Use of the design is easy to understand.
The design communicates necessary information effectively to the user.
Tolerance for Error
The design minimizes hazards and adverse consequences of accidental actions.
Low Physical Effort
The design can be used efficiently and comfortably.
Size and Space for Approach and Use
Appropriate size, space and clearance for a variety of users.