Mug with large handle

Mug, appropriate for persons with impaired hand function and loss of sensation

Plastic mug in insulated holder
Plastic mug in insulated holder

Description
Plastic mug sits in an insulated holder with a large handle. The supportive edging allows a two-handed grip. The large base prevents it from tipping. The mug has a lid with a spout.

Model: Tasty cup from ETAC

Users comments
Works well for the user. It is no longer provided as an assistive device.

Purchased from
For example Etacbutiken, www.etacbutiken.se (in SWeden), last checked May 2017

Paid for by
County council

Editors comments
For persons having difficulties keeping a cup steady while drinking, there is an alternative, a cup with a rotatable handel, se www.handsteady.com (last checked May 2017).

This tip is from 2005

Tipsare: Anonym 2

The person lives in an apartment and works part time. He was injured in 1996 and has a high tetraplegia (C5). He has personal assistance 24 hours a day.