Lift for people with disabilities

– allows transfer to and from a boat with a municipal lift device

Lift in marina
Lift in marina

Description
Municipal lift in Lysekil marina. Users wear their own harness and hooks in a lifting hook on the boom. An operating button controls the movement of the lift boom back and forth, and raises and lowers the lifting hook.

Users comments
The user submitted a request to Lysekil Municipality to install a lift for disabled people in the marina.

Other activities for people with disabilities in Lysekil Municipality include
– boat slips with a wide dock, modified for people with disabilities
– sailboat rentals (mini-twelve) suitable for people with disabilities

Paid for by
Lysekil Municipality

Whose idea
User

This tip is from 2012

Lift in marina
Lift in marina

Tipsare: Lars 1

Lars is working fulltime, partly as a disability consultant for the local government. He was injured in 1991 and has a high incomplete tetraplegia. He har personal assistance 10 hours a day.