Large people

 

Widened commode

A very large lady needed a widened and adapted heavy duty commode that can be readily made transportable as she spends time in hospital during the year and needs the commode there. A frame was made for the heavy duty commode to widen the seating area providing improved and longer hand holds to ease access and exit. The […]

Toilet seat for large man

A large framed gentleman had difficulty positioning himself on the toilet accurately. He refused to use any ancillary aids. A bespoke seat was made which, whilst allowing for the more average sized user, was wider and thus provided better positioning support. It also included an integral lip under the front of the seat, thus incorporating what […]

Large bowling wheelchair

This very large man with Poem’s Syndrome had great difficulty when bowling with his club. He needed to bowl close to his wheelchair. The club agreed for Remap to adapt one of their special bowling wheel-chairs. New cranked side armrests were made that were 225mm wider than the standard with the right one 225mm lower […]

Customised toilet frame

Mark is a large man – 6’ 5” and 16 stone – and had difficulty, because of his height, in transferring himself from his wheelchair to the toilet that was positioned on a 100mm plinth. His elderly mother was having increasing difficulty helping him do this. He needed a toilet frame that would withstand his […]