These bariatric Crutches offer a more stable support experience than a cane and are much safer than underarm crutches. For a person with a larger body, a walking issue can severely limit what they can do. Canes are great for aiding in walking; however, they don’t offer nearly as much support as crutches. Canes with wide bases are better for support but are more awkward. On the other hand, underarm crutches are uncomfortable and can even cause lasting nerve damage over time. But going without support can be very dangerous and harmful. Drive Medical Heavy Duty Forearm Crutches offer benefits of both walking aids while being much more comfortable than crutches and offering more support than a cane.
These crutches are made of steel, are height adjustable, and can support up to 500 pounds. Also, Drive Bariatric Steel Forearm Crutches are both sturdy and comfortable with an ergonomic design and soft vinyl padding. Plus, they have a limited lifetime warranty so you’re covered in case of product failure.
- Vinyl-coated, ergonomically contoured arm cuffs molded for comfort and stability.
- Leg and forearm sections adjust independently for optimal sizing.
- Vinyl hand grips are comfortable and durable.
- Extra-large tips for added stability.