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Checklist for Smart Homes

No significant benefits No significant benefits
Minor benefits Minor benefits
Major benefits Major benefits
User Groups
Visual
Hearing
Physical
Cognitive
Ageing
           
A structured environment is maintained within the home
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Major benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
Provision of contactless smart cards incorporating coding of user requirements
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Major benefits physical
Major benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
The user interface is consistent and easy to understand
Minor benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Major benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
There is an audible signal to help locate the remote control/pointing device
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
No significant benefits ageing
The remote control/pointing device has large sized keys that are well spaced
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Major benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
A verbal description of the current status is provided
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
A visual display of the current status is provided
No significant benefits visual
Major benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
There is voice activation
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
There is available a video telephone link to the service provider for assistance
Minor benefits visual
Major benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
There is audible feedback
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing

Training is provided in the use of the system

Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Major benefits cognitive
Minor benefits ageing
Instruction books are available in alternative media
Major benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits cognitive
No significant benefits ageing
The system can be re-configured by a non-technical person
Minor benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Minor benefits physical
Minor benefits ageing
The system is fail-safe
Minor benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Minor benefits physical
Minor benefits ageing
If there is a fault, the system can provide guidance
No significant benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
No significant benefits physical
Minor benefits physical
No significant benefits ageing
If the user makes an error, the system can be easily reset to default settings
Minor benefits visual
No significant benefits hearing
Minor benefits physical
Major benefits cognitive
No significant benefits ageing

Checklist for Audio Input
Checklist for Cards
Checklist for Controls
Checklist for Displays
Checklist for Keys
Checklist for Touchscreens