TikToker draws praise with video showing the importance of assistive technology

Assistive technology (AT) plays a crucial role in the lives of millions of Americans. According to the Assistive Technology Industry Association, it includes any item, device or piece of equipment... that improves or maintains the functions of people with disabilities. Some AT is easily apparent — like prosthetics or wheelchairs — but others can be harder to spot. A clip, posted by the assistive technology organization TechOWL, is drawing praise for its simple breakdown of AT. The video features several clips of people using various assistive technologies. Some of its clips have thousands of grateful comments