Non-slip device for shoes

An important assistive device for persons with impaired gait

User with non-slip device on shoes, halfway on
User with non-slip device on shoes, halfway on

Description
Non-slip device with spikes under the entire foot. The user puts on the protective device before he puts on his shoes. There is a good grip on the heel side that makes it easier to put them on.
The noon-slip device is available in various sizes.

Users comments
The non-slip device is a very important assistive device for the user. Since he has poor balance and cannot break a fall with his arms he needs to think ahead and avoid falling.

Purchased from
Shoe store or assistive device store

Paid for by
The user

Whose idea
The user

This tip is from 2008

User displays non-slip device
User displays non-slip device
Non-slip device on shoe. Photo: www.friluft.se
Non-slip device on shoe. Photo: www.friluft.se

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Tipsare: Mats 2

Mats lives together with his wife and daughter in a house. He was injured in 2001 and has a high incomplete tetraplegia. He does not have any assistance.