A Life-Changing Challenge for Barclays Eagle Lab

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A Life-Changing Challenge for Barclays Eagle Lab

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Monday, February 20, 2017 - 9:45am

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When Adrian Parker took his daughter to the Barclays Eagle Lab near their home in Brighton for a half-term project, he posed the team with an unusual challenge.

Rilee, who turned four on New Year’s Eve, was born without a left hand and although she is well used to managing, Adrian wondered how a prosthetic arm might give her more freedom.

“We were looking at the 3D printer and talking about what kinds of things they could make and I said: ‘My daughter might make a good subject for you’,” he says. “I put it out there half not expecting to hear anything back.”

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Keywords: Innovation & Technology | Barclays Eagle Lab | Innovation & Technology | csr | prosthetic

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