Let's Talk Bathroom Safety!

Did you know that almost 80 percent of falls occur in bathrooms? If you or a loved one is aging at home, it is incredibly important to take bathroom safety into consideration. We carry a wide range of products that will help to prevent falls and maintain independence in the bathroom. Commode and shower wheelchairs, grab bars, and transfer benches can all provide much-needed support while bathing or using the bathroom. Click here to explore our entire selection of bathroom safety products, or read on to discover some of our best-selling bathroom safety products.

Step-In Bathtub Conversion Kit

Transform your bath into a Step-In Shower with this easy-to-use conversion kit. Available in white and beige, this kit comes with one step, one 2-part support structure, two cartridges of Industrial Grade Adhesive with Application Nozzle, one Cutting Template, and Installation Guide. A non-skid step pad comes standard on the step to allow for safe shower accessibility. If you or a loved one has trouble entering and exiting a traditional bathtub shower this conversion kit is a quick and affordable option, especially when compared to a full shower renovation. Click here to discover more about the Step-In Bathtub Conversion Kit.

Roll-In Buddy with Tilt Chair

This caregiver-operated wheelchair is designed for bathroom safety and patient comfort. The innovative tilt function of this chair relieves pressure while bathing and improves caregiver access. Ideal for use with walk-in showers, this waterproof wheelchair is corrosion and mold-resistant. An adjustable toilet aperture can be opened or closed as needed, and a commode pan is included. This useful shower and commode chair can also easily fit over most standard and elongated toilets. If you or a loved one is looking for a durable and comfortable shower chair, the Roll-In Buddy with Tilt Chair is a fantastic option!

TILT Toilet Incline Lift

Do you or a loved one need extra support when using the bathroom? The TILT Toilet Incline Lift was designed to prevent falls by combining the helpful features of a sit-to-stand lift and a commode chair. This durable lift is operated by an easy-to-use hand remote and features ergonomic grab bars on either side for added security. When in the lowest position, the grab bars are lower than the seat, allowing for safe and easy transfers from the toilet to a slide board. This lift makes transfers to and from the toilet safer by providing a smooth and comfortable transition without relying solely on the caregiver to lower the patient. Click here to learn more about the innovative TILT Toilet Incline Lift.

Mariner Rehab Shower Commode

This best-selling wheelchair is another incredible option for anyone in need of a comfortable shower and commode chair. A versatile design makes it easy for a caregiver to maneuver the chair over standard and elongated toilets or into and out of a walk-in shower. The lightweight aluminum frame is rust-resistant and easy to clean, even after frequent exposure to water. Adjustable footrests and flip-back armrests allow for custom patient comfort and support safe and efficient transfers. An added bonus to this design is that it can be easily folded up while not in use for transport and storage. Discover more about this portable shower and commode wheelchair by clicking here.

Folding Universal Sliding Transfer Bench

Do you or a loved one have difficulty bending or lifting your legs over the side of the bathtub? This sliding transfer bench is a safe and reliable way to enter and exit the tub with the assistance of a caregiver. Unlike other transfer benches that rely on the patient to scoot across the bench, this unique design features a sliding seat that makes transfers easier and safer for both the patient and the caregiver. A seat belt and angled legs with large suction cups ensure stability throughout every transfer. This transfer bench can also be folded flat so that it can be easily stored away or transported in the trunk of a car. If you are looking for a safe way to transfer into and out of a bathtub you can click here to learn more about the Folding Universal Sliding Transfer Bench.

Toilet Safety Rails

This set of safety rails by Medline is easy to install and provides reliable support while using the toilet. The base of the rails is mounted directly onto the toilet bowl, ensuring lasting stability. You can easily adjust the width of the rails using the adjustable bracket. Closed-cell foam armrests provide a comfortable, non-slip grip for maximum support. These Toilet Safety Rails have an impressive weight capacity of 250 pounds and are an affordable, reliable solution for preventing falls in the bathroom. 

Rotating Suction Cup Grab Bar

This affordable grab bar is easy to install and does not require you to drill any holes into your walls! A perfect option for anyone in need of a safety grab bar in their shower or tub, this adjustable grab bar is ready to use right out of the box! Large, durable suction cups provide a strong hold on any smooth surface. A helpful color indicator will change from red to green once the grab bar is successfully installed, ensuring a safe and reliable grip every time. Releasing the grab bar for repositioning is quick and simple, thanks to its user-friendly release levers. If you or a loved one wants added security in their shower or bath, the Rotating Suction Cup Grab Bar is an affordable and helpful solution.

If you have any questions about preventing falls in the bathroom or want to know more about our range of bathroom safety products, feel free to give our product experts a call at 1-800-793-5980.

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