Ladle suitable for persons with impaired grip

A ladle with a large handle sits well in the hand and is easy to balance for persons with impaired hand function.

Ladle with large handle
Ladle with large handle

Description
The soft plastic handle sits well in the hand.

Users comments
Various kitchen utensils with good handles are available in stores, see what works best for you. Susanne likes a larger handle, not too big, preferably with a hole, and a long shaft, to aid balance.

Purchased from
Housewares store

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

User holding ladle
User holding ladle

Tipsare: Susanne

Susanne lives in an apartment. She studies as well as working full time as a free-lance journalist. She was injured in 1982 and has a high spinal cord injury (C5). Through hand surgery her grip function in her left hand improved. She has personal assistance.