Bariatric / Heavy Duty / XL Transfer Benches Universal Transfer Bench by Carex
Universal Transfer Bench by CarexThis transfer bench is universal and fits most bathtubs and showers. It features a backrest with two built-in handles to make positioning easier. This transfer bench also features adjustable legs that can be changed from 17.5 inches to 22.5 inches. The entire height of the chair including back rest is 33 inches. This transfer bench has no padding and no metal parts to rust or corrode. This bench also converts easily for left or right-hand bathtub entry. It is compact in size and disassembles quickly for storage or travel. Weight Capacity 400 lbs. Product weight is 14.5 lbs.
Many homes do not come equipped with a walk-in shower or your loved ones do not have access to it. When this situation arises, I usually advise families to get a transfer tub seat which allows for safe transfers from the outside to inside of the tub. Transferring over the tub wall is a difficult task for the caregiver and loved one to manage without having the right equipment. TIP: Recommend getting hand held shower to reduce water leakage. Also consider investing in a raised toilet seat or commode frame for the same bathroom safety reasons and to allow more independence.