On Pneumatic Elevators

2017-07-08T18:52:19+00:00 July 8th, 2017|Elevators|

Elevators for use in residential buildings and small commercial spaces come in four principal types -- hydraulic, winding drum, counterweight and pneumatic lift. All of them have several pros and cons but the last one is undoubtedly the most interesting of the group. Known for their bullet-like shape and unique glass exteriors, pneumatic [...]

The Differences Between Manual Handling and Patient Handling – Train the Trainer Courses

2017-06-25T16:30:14+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Elevators|

Increasingly, employers are sending members of staff on train the trainer courses that focus on either manual handling or patient handling methods. These courses are growing in popularity as they allow businesses to have their very own top quality instructors after just a few days training, who can in turn train others, saving [...]

Important Types Of Senior Citizen Homes You Need To Know

2017-06-05T09:08:47+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Wheelchair Lifts|

Senior citizens need love, care and attention just as a child requires. But, due to some unavoidable conditions, it becomes difficult for the family members to make adjustments amongst themselves. Also, caring for the elderly is a bit tricky. They need medical professionals and nursing care round the clock depending upon their physical [...]

Hire a Professional to Take Out a Stairlift

2018-02-04T23:14:04+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Stairlift|

Stairlift removal is a job best left to the professionals. Don't be tempted to take on the task on your own. There is more to it than you may realise, and the experts make it look very simple. They can get the work done in far less time and without damaging anything. They [...]

Wheelchairs – What Are They and What Types?

2017-05-23T07:18:41+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Wheelchair Lifts|

A lightweight wheelchair is a wheeled mobility device in which the user sets. The wheelchair can be propelled by either manually or via various automated systems (eg electric, battery). Wheelchairs are used by people for whatever walking has become difficult or impossible due to illness, injury, or or a disability. People with both [...]

Anosmia- The Invisible Disability

2017-05-23T06:55:23+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Wheelchair Lifts|

All human beings communicate [as do animals, reptiles and birds] through sight, sound, touch, taste and smell. To not have any of these senses is to be considered disabled. Lack of sight or sound is to be blind or deaf. Lack of the sense of touch is called Somatosensory deficit or disability. Lack [...]

Acorn Stair Lift – How Does It Rate?

2018-02-04T23:14:16+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Stairlift|

The Acorn Superglide 120 is the number one selling stair lift on the market. But is the number of home stair lifts sold by the company due to hype and slick marketing, or does Acorn sell in large numbers because it's the best? Safety should be the buyer's first concern when looking for [...]