Accessible handrails are designed for people with limited mobility and are typically used by the elderly and disabled. And with the gradual strengthening of social attention to elderly people with disabilities, they are appearing in more and more public places. Accessible handrails are the main means for disabled people to maintain balance, assist, and avoid the risk of falling when leaving wheelchairs and crutches. So, how should the shape, function, and material type of accessible handrails be classified?
The installation position and height of the armrest, the selection of the armrest form, and the suitability of the armrest material all directly affect the actual effect. Therefore, according to the different requirements for daily use, there are currently various styles and shapes of accessible handrails on the market.
1. According to the shape of the armrest, there are mainly the following types: straight straight straight armrest, L-shaped armrest, washbasin armrest, flip up armrest, U-shaped floor armrest, and 135 degree armrest.
2. Handrails have different functions according to the scene: toilet handrails, urinal handrails, bathtub handrails, obstacle free handrails, and anti-collision handrails.
3. From the material perspective, there are stainless steel handrails and nylon plastic handrails. Stainless steel handrail: can be used in homes, companies, parks, squares, shopping malls, and other occasions. Easy to clean, non rusting, and long service life. It is also a popular material clamp. Nylon plastic armrest: Unlike stainless steel armrest, it gives a cold feeling. The external accessories are made of polymer materials, which are corrosion-resistant, colorful, collision resistant, and easy to maintain.