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Car assist pack. Comprises: assisted pack designed to be used with the help of a family member or carer; carry bag; instructional DVD; car slide; bar; leg lifter; kneeling pad; webbing belt; door strap. Options: unassisted pack designed for those who are able to get in and out of a car unaided, consists of car slide, bar, leg lifter, door strap.
Four wheeled rollator. Comprises: lightweight folding aluminium frame; large front castors; height adjustable handle using a push button; loop brakes with brake cable inside the frame designed to increase safety; frame has a cross brace structure designed to increase stability; back support designed to height adjust with a tool-free thumb screw; includes zipped storage bag as standard. Options: three sizes available.
Loop handle for use with walking stick. Comprises: elastic loop end for attachment to stick; fabric loop end for hand.
Rucksack style wheelchair carry bag with long looped handles for attachment to the wheelchair backrest. Comprises: waterproof polyester construction; external pocket.
Four-wheeled rollator. Comprises: folding metal frame; two front castors; two rear wheels; lockable cable brakes; adjustable height handlebars with adjustable length and hand position forearm supports; front storage bag; textile seat which is locked into place when in use; backrest.
Adjustable height walking stick with seat attached. Comprises: rubber ferrules; three-legged tripod base; tubular aluminium frame; adjustable height legs; fold down, circular plastic seat; crook handle; foam padded handgrip.
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