What you need to know about falls* 87% of all fractures in the elderly are due to falls. Falls are the number 1 cause of hip fractures. 1 in 4 older adults reported a fall in 2014. 1 older adult fall every second. Every 20 minutes an older adult dies from a fall in the [...]
EZ Rampz/Mobility Solutions moved from a 3,500-square-foot facility to a 13,000-square-foot location, we now have the space we need to feature all the accessibility products we offer for sale and for rent. This is the first showroom of its kind in the Roanoke Valley, benefiting thousands of people with short and long term mobility issues that depend [...]
The old Bobby Darin hit “Splish, Splash” made a bathroom sound fun. There was a-splishin' and a-splashin' Reelin' with the feelin' Movin' and a-groovin' Rockin' and a-rollin', yeah, yeah For many of us, the “movin’ and a-groovin’” is a little more dangerous the older we get and we hope “a-splishin’ and a-splashin’” isn’t from a [...]
It's winter, if you live in our area and haven't seen some snow and ice yet, you will soon. We've talked about how best to melt snow and ice on your ramp here, but what about after you are off your ramp? Here are some handy tips to reduce the risk of falling and getting [...]
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Stander is a company focused on helping people "Be Independent." The proud manufacturer of over 40 innovative mobility aids, Stander offers home care safety products for the bathroom, bedroom, living room and car. Stander products are innovative and made with "Grandma Essie" in mind. In fact, the original Stander Products were made FOR "Grandma [...]
We love ramps. Ramps are in our blood and in our company’s name, EZ Rampz/Mobility Solutions. But we’re all about products that help provide mobility freedom for our clients in Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and Maryland, so we also recognize the benefits of vertical platform lifts. For people who have trouble [...]
Previously, we talked about the slope of a ramp and how simply placing a sheet of plywood at your door and letting it fall to the ground isn’t exactly your best bet. Today, we want to talk to you about the importance of platforms – no, I’m not talking about a stage for you to [...]