Transfer to whirlpool bath

– an option for wheelchair users with strong arms

User on stool next to the bathtub
User on stool next to the bathtub

Description
The user transfers first to a shower stool (photo 1) which is right next to the whirlpool tub. Then he moves his legs in (photo 2), lifts himself to the edge (photo 3) and lowers himself into the bathtub (photo 4). He moves out of the tub backwards.

Users comments
The user enjoys soaking in the whirlpool tub to relax.

This tip is from 2011

User lifts in legs
User lifts in legs
User sits on edge of tub
User sits on edge of tub
User lowers himself into the tub
User lowers himself into the tub

Tipsare: Robert

Robert lives together with his wife and three children in a house. He is working full time. He was injured in 2003 and has a low paraplegia; no assistance.