There is a range of equipment available to help prevent falls from occuring and/or reduce the severity of a possible fall. These include:

  • hip protectors
  • elbow and skin protectors
  • bed raisers
  • bed rails
  • slip-resistant floorings
  • bath boards
  • shower chairs
  • commodes
  • shower trolleys
  • slings
  • hoists
  • lifting and transferring aids
  • chair raisers
  • walking frames (including quadrupods, tripods)
  • walkers

They are available from a range of suppliers, please refer to the Independent Living Centres Australia for more information.

To see a range of products available, view the equipment catalogue from the Independent Living Centre.