System Staircases and Handrails

Photo: Interior staircase and handrail

More than 70% of falls and other accidents that occur on stairs involve elderly people 65 years and older. Panasonic’s staircase plan adopts components such as steps made from non-slip resin and handrails that are easy to hold and help maintain stable posture, thereby supporting safer, more secure movement indoors.

*Source: Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare demographic survey (2013)