Focus: Plumbing

Height-adjustable bathroom fixtures can make life easier for people with mobility challenges

March 6, 2017

Height-adjustable bathroom fixtures can make life easier for people with mobility challenges, according to an article on the FacilityCare website.

Fixtures have been designed to allow quick and easy height and position adjustability.

The ability to reposition wall-mounted fixtures may make it possible for some disabled individuals maintain independence — for instance, to transfer themselves onto toilets. 

Other benefits include easier access to bathing or seating surfaces for cleaning and sanitation purposes.

Read the article.



See the latest posts on our homepage


Topic Area: Maintenance and Operations

Recent Posts
Recent Posts
Focus: Security

Union says VA facilities should have armed security

The 600 officers protecting VA campuses in California are unarmed


Focus: Technology

Drone has eyes on hospital project

Illinois healthcare facility uses drone to help manage 65-acre construction site


Nurse shortages and crowded wards could reverse infection prevention progress

Antibiotic Research UK said the bed occupancy at NHS hospitals make the spread of bacterial infections more likely


Focus: HVAC

Maximizing cooling tower technology for HVAC, power and industrial applications

New technology advancements provide up to 50 percent more cooling capacity, greater energy and installation savings, fewer components and easier maintenance


Infected previous bed occupants, roommates increase HAI risk

Odds of infected patients having been exposed to a roommate with the same organism were 4.82 times


Post Comment


• News and Updates
• Webcast Alerts
• Building Technologies

All fields are required.