If you suffer from a disability or physical injury that limits your mobility, then wheelchairs are a fantastic way to preserve your freedom and independence; however, many of the activities you will perform require you to reach, bend, and transfer in and out of the wheelchair.
These movements can all cause a change in the balance and weight distribution of the wheelchair, so it is important to remember safe operating practices to avoid discomfort or injury. Whether you are a caregiver or use a wheelchair yourself, be sure to check out this video on basic safety precautions:
After watching this video, contact Williams Lift Company for more mobility products. From wheelchair lifts and walkers to stair lifts and ramps, we offer products designed to ease any physical limitations caused by disability or injury. To learn more, visit our website or call (908) 756-7074 today!