YAHOO FINANCE: Global Assistive Robotics Market 2018-2019 & 2024: Focus on Elderly Assistance, Companionship, Handicap Assistance, Surgery Assistance, Industrial, Defense, Public Relations
Assistive robots are growing in popularity. They are being used to assist people with disabilities, the elderly, toddlers, and industrial workers perform physical tasks. The aim of assistive robotics is to develop robotic aids for supporting people living independently and those who have degenerative limitations, such as elderly and people with disabilities. The increase in funding worldwide for research on assistive robotics is expected to fuel the growth of the assistive robotics market during the forecast period.