The vast majority of home accidents occur in the bathroom. With over 70% of accidents taking place in
this often slippery and wet environment, bathroom safety should be of utmost importance to everyone.
Some modifications to this room might be in order for aging individuals, or for those who are disabled due
to injury or illness. One of the easiest and inexpensive ways to accomplish this is through the use of
strategically placed bathroom support rails. Utilizing support rails for the toilet, shower and bathtub can
help prevent the next accident statistic.
What Types of Bathroom Support Rails are Available?
Bathtub, Shower and Bathroom Support Rails
The most commonly used grab bars are used for the bathtub, shower and bathroom walls. Because getting
in and out of a slippery bathtub is challenging for any individual regardless of ability or non-ability,
installing some kind of safety rails is a good idea