Transfer Benches Aid Bath Safety

Mobility Sales is a great source for the best selection of transfer benches used in baths and showers. With quality brands such as Invacare, Medline and Carex, patients are sure to find the transfer bench that best fits their needs.

Bath transfer benches help individuals with physical limitations get in and out of the tub safely and help to eliminate slips and falls. These accidents increase in frequency and severity s people age, in part because seniors do not have sturdy bones, making bathtub safety essential as one gets older.

It is well known that about one-third of people aged 60 or older have difficulty entering and exiting baths or showers. A sliding transfer bench can help people with physical limitations, allowing patients to pivot into and out of a tub from a sitting position. Mobility Sales can help you choose one that's best for your needs. Sliding Swivel transfer benches are available in various different lengths and have a lightweight aluminum frame, large suction cup feet to ensure security on the tub floor. The Invacare Care Guard model features adjustable aluminum legs to change bench height along with wide based crutch tips. It requires no tools for assembly and can support individuals weighing as much as 140kg.