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How To Make a Safe Wheelchair Transfer?

By Eddie

November 25, 2021

As caregivers, we know that transferring from a wheelchair to a bed, car, or toilet can be difficult or impossible. There is a slight possibility that the caregiver will sustain an injury while transferring the patient. 

For instance, if the caregiver is unable to support the patient’s weight, both of their backs may be strained, and they may fall due to the imbalance. Not only that, both of them can also get knocked over by hard objects, particularly when transferring to cars.