Bariatric wheelchairs are chairs that are specially designed to carry heavy weights. They are the ideal device for people with limited mobility who are overweight or even obese or morbid. At Accessible Madrid you can both buy and rent bariatric wheelchairs.
What is a bariatric wheelchair?
Bariatric wheelchairs are those chairs designed to carry the weight of people who are overweight, obese, or morbid. These chairs can hold weights, depending on the case, of up to 200 kilos.
To support these weights, the bariatric chairs are provided with reinforcements throughout their structure, which will allow it to support the weight of its user. Its characteristics are usually:
Characteristics of bariatric wheelchairs
- Reinforced material structures
- Lightweight frames (carbon fiber with chrome reinforcement)
- Double-layer upholstery
- Solid wheels
Folding and bariatric wheelchairs
Although each model can change its features, all of them aim in their design to reinforce materials that provide safety to their users, who are usually obese people with reduced mobility or some type of disability in circumstances, for example, travel, vacations, post-surgery or convalescence.
At Accessible Madrid we can inform you about what type of wheelchair you need based on your needs. You can buy a bariatric chair on our website, or rent it or you can contact us at our wheelchair sale and rental store in Madrid, by phone +34 915 701 682 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org