Human Support Robotics, or HSR, are “partner robots” designed to assist individuals with everyday activities.
In this week’s episode, Romy explains how he normally relies on a nurse’s care 24 hours a day. Now, HSR allows him to complete common tasks such as grab him a water bottle or bring him some snacks.
“We partner with people like Romy to understand what are his needs, what are his day-to-day challenges and how can we match that to the capabilities of the robot,” a Toyota representative explained.
To learn more about this robotic technology, watch the full segment below or see it air nationwide on California Life with Heather Dawson.