The Bed Caddie is a rope ladder designed to assist individuals with mobility disabilities or decreased back strength in pulling themselves to a sitting position in bed. This three-tiered nylon ladder has cushion grip handles and the ergonomic buckle design enables the unit to be attached to most wood or metal bed frames. DIMENSIONS: Grip length is 36 inches; handle grip is 5 inches. Strap length is adjustable up to 45 inches. CAPACITY: 300 pounds. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.
The Bed Hoist is a rope ladder designed to aid individuals with spinal cord injuries or lower extremity disabilities in pulling themselves to a sitting position in bed. This ladder attaches to the bed frame and consists of nylon side ropes with four rigid plastic rungs. By reaching and pulling up on each rung, the user pulls him or herself to a sitting position. DIMENSIONS: The rungs are 7.75 inches long x 1 1/16 inches in diameter. The rungs are spaced 7 inches apart.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Rope ladder fastened to the bottom of a child's bed to allow the child to pull up to a sitting position. Describes bed ladder made of 5 or 6 pieces of 1 inch dowel, 12 inches long and drilled through each end; and two 6 foot pieces of 1/ 4 inch rope. Lists materials and diagrams for construction. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Assembly. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Bed Ladder: Easy to Make Aids for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press
The Bed Rope Ladder, model H764470000, is designed to assist individuals to pull themselves upright in bed. The ladder consists of five rungs, each made of rigid plastic, strung at 5-inch intervals along a polypropylene rope. Rungs have smooth plastic end caps, and the rope is looped at the end. DIMENSIONS: Rungs are 8 inches wide, 7/8 inch in diameter. WEIGHT: Ladder is less than 1 pound.
The Bed Rope Ladder, model HA-4508, is a bed ladder designed for use by individuals with mobility disabilities. The ladder is used to pull up to a sitting position in either a single or double bed. Ends of the rope cords are tied around the bed legs. WEIGHT: 286 grams.
The Norco Bed Pull-up is a rope ladder designed to allow individuals with mobility disabilities to independently raise themselves to a sitting position while in bed. The loop webbing attaches to the end of the bed or bed frame, allowing the four loops to provide step-by-step pulling. A hook-and-loop keeps the attaching buckle secure. DIMENSIONS: The loop webbing is 40 inches long.
The Sammons Preston Bed Pull-Up is a rope ladder designed to enable people with physical disabilities to pull themselves to a sitting position in bed. The device is composed of an 85-inch webbing with four 12-inch arm loops. A long strap attaches to the bed frame. CAPACITY: 200 pounds.
The Stretch Out Strap is an exercise band designed for use by individuals with arthritis, mobility disaabilities, neurological disabilities, and other physical disabilities. This exercise strap is double stitched in a series of loops for the hands and feet to enable the user to stretch independently and progressively. The device can also serve as a rope ladder or a leg lifter. The Strap is available alone or with an exercise videotape demonstrating 28 stretches for different areas of the body.