When you design it, think how you would feel if you had to fly it! Safety first!
A lot of people in our industry haven’t had very diverse experiences. So they don’t have enough dots to connect, and they end up with very linear solutions without a broad perspective on the problem. The broader one’s understanding of the human experience, the better design we will have.
Also note that invariably when we design something that can be used by those with disabilities, we often make it better for everyone.
Britain’s great strength is its innovative, design and engineering natural ability and we’re not using it.
So that ideas of sort of relaxed symmetry have been something for years that I have been concerned with because I think that symmetry is a neutral shape as opposed to a form of design.