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Can a VOCIC Bath Lift Chair Help You While Falling?

'They don't have to wait around for me to find someone to help me pick them up - and they no longer feel like they are 'burdensome' in any way when they fall,' said Lauren. Her parents are one of the many users who benefit significantly from the VOCIC AX07 Electric Bath Floor Lift Chair. This bath tub lift chair has not only empowered her parents to maintain their bath independence, but it has also become a lifesaver while they fall.

What’s the VOCIC AX07 Electric Bath Lift Chair?

VOCIC AX07 Electric Bath Lift Chair

VOCIC AX07 Electric Bath Lift can assist those with limited mobility in entering and exiting the bathtub and give people more independence and privacy. These devices can elevate you from either above or below. Using a bath lift chair can be much more cost-effective than undergoing a full bathroom remodel, as it saves substantially on labor and renovation expenses.

In addition, this bath chair lift can also function as a floor lift to help those who have fallen get up from the ground and move to a sofa or a comfortable area.

Is it Safe to Use a VOCIC Bath Lift Chair as a Floor Lift?

It's safe for the following 5 features: 6 powerful suction cups, a sturdy and high-strength steel frame, smooth speed, adjustable tilting angle, and a blue non-slip cushion.

6 Powerful Suction Cups for Stability

VOCIC bath lift chair with 6 powerful suction cups

The VOCIC bathtub lift chair bottom is equipped with 6 stable suction cups, which can adapt to smooth and rough surfaces, increasing adhesion and enhancing safety.

High-strength Steel, Supporting up to 300 lbs

High-strength steel means the product has better weight-bearing capacity and durability. With a weight capacity of 300 lbs, it's suitable for most individuals.

Smooth and Slow Speed

This VOCIC electric bath lift chair's lifting speed is very slow and uniform, which ensures users remain stable and safe whether rising or descending.

Tilt Capability, Adjustable to a Comfortable Angle

After a fall, seniors may cause further injury by attempting to change positions themselves. The tilting function allows seniors to safely adjust their position without needing significant bodily movement.

With Blue Non-Slip Cushions

VOCIC bath lift chair with blue non-slip cushions

The non-slip cushion increases friction between the chair and the user, effectively reducing sliding or shifting during use, thus minimizing the risk of falls.

In conclusion, it's safe and sturdy to use a VOCIC Electric Bath Lift Chair as a floor lift. Additionally, this bath tub lift chair is also very safe due to its safe low-voltage batteries and waterproof sealing technology. You can also click "6 Questions to Answer Why an Electric Bath Lift Chair is Safe" to learn more.

How to Use a VOCIC Bath Lift Chair While Falling?

  • Step 1: Approach the person who has fallen and securely place the bath lift chair on the ground.
  • Step 2: Open the bath lift chair.
  • Step 3: With the assistance of a family member or caregiver, move the patient onto the bath tub lift chair.
  • Step 4: Adjust the seating position, moving the legs to the front of the bath lift chair.
  • Step 5: Press the upward button and slowly elevate.
  • Step 6: If near a sofa, the caregiver or family member can transfer the elderly person onto the sofa.

You can also click the VOCIC Bath Lift Chair usage as a floor lift to watch the video.

Who Needs a VOCIC Bath Lift Chair?

On one hand, these bath chairs lift can assist people who are unable to bathe independently. This includes the elderly, disabled children, and individuals recovering from illness, among others.
On the other hand, bath tub lift chairs can aid people prone to falling in getting up from the ground, particularly in the following:

  • Seniors: Due to decreased muscle strength, joint stiffness, reduced balance, and coordination, the elderly are at a higher risk of falling.
  • Arthritis: Arthritis can cause joint pain and limited mobility, increasing the risk of falls.
  • Visual impairments: Those with conditions such as glaucoma, cataracts, or retinal diseases experience reduced visual perception, making them more susceptible to falls.
  • Diabetes: Diabetes can lead to peripheral neuropathy, affecting sensation in the feet and increasing the risk of falls.
  • People taking specific medications: Medications like sedatives, antidepressants, or antipsychotics can affect the nervous system, causing drowsiness or delayed reactions and increasing the risk of falls.
  • Osteoporosis: Osteoporosis weakens bones, making even minor imbalances or falls more likely to result in fractures.
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS): EDS patients, when taking a bath, might have worries, like accidentally bumping into the tub while getting in or sitting down.

Overall, bath tub lift chairs provide valuable assistance and safety measures for individuals with various mobility and health challenges, minimizing the risk of falls and promoting well-being.

Conclusion

If you're concerned about a loved one struggling to get up after a fall, this VCOCI AX07 electric bath chair is a perfect choice. If users live alone, there may be some risks involved when using it. In such cases, you might consider the Maidesite Heavy Duty Floor Lift Chair, which comes with armrests for added convenience and safety.

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