Handrails walkway(also called handrail, guard rail, bumper guards, rash rail, grab bars, hallway handrail) are designed to provide high impact resistance and protect the wall from carts, chairs, beds or other objects, and support pedestrian and wheelchair traffic.
Handrails are widely used in hospitals, hotels, restaurants, schools, waiting lounges and shopping malls to offer people a support to hold while walking.
In fact most hospitalizations for fractured bones and other types of trauma in the senior years arises from falls. A simple measure like installing handrails in the home and hospital – at key spots like the staircase and bathroom, can play a major role in reducing the chances of falls in the elderly.
Handrails provide safety and support to help the maintain balance. Grab bars and handrails are not just for the elderly or people with disabilities, everyone will benefit by making it easier to get in and out of the bathtub or shower.