Bad Design is Killing Women

Failure to consider women in the designed world — from seat belts to sleeping pills — is killing and maiming them. This can change.

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It was a joke in our family that mom scoots the car seat up so far the wheel is practically in her lap. A recent episode of 99% Invisible made me realize there’s nothing funny about cars not fitting women since the result is carnage and fatalities: women are “47% more likely to be