The Able Life Auto Assist Handle - Automotive Standing Aid & Adjustable Ergonomic Vehicle Support Handle is a grab bar or handle designed for automobile users with a balance or transfer disability to provide handgrip for transfer safety. Safety grip makes it easy to stand. Installs and removes in seconds. Fits any framed car window. Adjustable length. No-slip rubber grip.
X-Fer Rail Portable Transfer Rail is designed for people who use a transfer board but do not travel with them due to their bulkiness and weight. The portable transfer board offers all of the functionality of a traditional transfer board but folds to a compact 16.25 inches (41.3 cm) when not in use. It folds and unfolds enabling safe transfers to and from a wheelchair, and fits in a backpack, wheelchair bag, carry-on or briefcase. Its portability promotes use outside of the home helping to redu
---- CUSTOMIZED ADAPTATION --------- PURPOSE: To create a custom adapted folding handle for a John Deere Gator farm vehicle for an individual with paraplegia. An individual with paraplegia as a result of a spinal cord injury continues to work on his family’s farm and uses a Gator, an off-road vehicle, to get around the farm. The Gator allows this individual to perform tasks around the farm that would otherwise be very difficult, if not impossible, in his wheelchair. However, this individual’s t
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Grab rail for car to assist walking to rear of car to retrieve wheelchair from trunk. Stainless steel rails, 3/4 inch diameter were custom made by a company that manufactures railings for boats. The rails followed the roof line of the car to be as inconspicuous as possible. The rails cost about $85 and were installed by an auto body shop. SKILLS REQUIRED: Metalworking. AUTHOR: Graichen, E. John. TITLE: Grab Bars Cheaper Than New Car. REF: Journal artic
The Handy Bar is an tool designed to offer more support as individuals get out of the car. Good for users with stability or balance issues. To use, insert the handle into the u-shaped door striker on the vehicle door frame. The Handy Bar easily locks into place and can be used on both the driver and passenger's side. Also features a seat belt cutter and window breaker for emergencies. Stores in the glove compartment and fits most cars in the U.S.