a quality of an item or developed surroundings so conceived as to make it maximally usable and comfortable for individuals of all ages and skills.

UNIVERSAL DESIGN: "Universal design as a concept surpasses commonplace issues like accessibility and the ridding of boundaries and inhibitors, in accordance with the enacted laws like the Americans with Disabilities Act."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "UNIVERSAL DESIGN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/universal-design/ (accessed August 5, 2021).