When a disabled person lives in your home you need to be more careful about safety measures, especially in the person’s room where he or she resides. The cause of this carefulness is that the person cannot be able to do things by his own skill and he becomes so much depended on family members. And in bathroom a disabled person may face fatal accidents as the place have higher chances of being slippery. So, you need to be a little more careful about the bathroom.
Here are some tips to make your bathroom safe for disabled person. Wide Entrance: If you have enough space in your home, then try to make a wide entrance instead of a narrow one. In this way you will be able to take that person in the bathroom by wheel chair. Make three foot wide path for the door way so that a wheel chair can easily move in the path.
Different use of shower: The shower which we usually use may cause a problem to the disabled person. You can use bathroom mirrors online. These are particularly designed for disabled and aged people. If you want to give them comfort, then provide them a new type of shower which you can easily get from a plumber’s parlor. Use of unit, which flushes the floor, prevents the disabled person from standing up from chair. You should create a shower seat and a perfect shower head so that the person can easily take his bath. Installing stepless shower base will definitely add safety measures to the bath.
Grasp railing: this type of railing not only saves the disabled person from further accidents in bathroom, but it also helps the disabled person to move in the bathroom very easily. These railings are the cheapest which you can find in the bazar very easily. But here is an important thing that you need to do and that is proper measurement of height where these railings will be fixed. You should fix the railings at a favorable distance which can be easily reachable of that person. You need to see one more thing if they are fitted properly and there is no chance of danger.
Use of mats: use of some mats in the bathroom is also very much helpful for the disabled person. There will be then less chance of fall and slip in the bathroom. Not only it helps and saves the disabled person, but also it helps him from slipping in the bathroom.