New age disability handrails for aged care facilities and hospitals

Supplier: Moddex
19 November, 2010

The ageing of the Australian population is a major transformation being experienced by our country and a growing focus for both economic and social policy.

Much of the discussion around population ageing focuses on issues associated with an increasing proportion of older people and the associated care for this group.
Assistrail provides a complete solution to the ever increasing emphasis placed on ease of access for persons with a disability. All configurations have been tested to meet BCA requirements and are fully AS 1428.1-2009 Standards compliant, meeting access and mobility requirements while being aesthetically pleasing.
The innovative Moddex range of disability handrails provide optimum user comfort to users within aged care and hospital environments. The modular designed and manufactured Assistrail disability and safety handrails offer a wide variety of configurations to suit all buildings. Whether your application is a new project or an upgrade to an existing building to meet Australian Standards, the Assistrail range makes compliance with the Standards easy and cost effective while combining strength, durability, versatility and ease of use for disabled persons.
The unique modular designeliminates the disadvantages of traditional welded systems, resulting in high corrosion resistance handrails while offering significant onsite installation cost savings. Being fully modular, no welding or fabrication is required resulting in rapid installation. The smooth handrails come in unlimited configurations to suit aged care facilities, shopping centres, schools, universities, hospitals and all public places. Assistrail disability handrail systems suit ramps, stairs and other applications.
The modular handrail systems offer unlimited configurations and a full range of paint finishes and stainless steel. All handrails provide stainless steel, anti-vibration locking screws, tamper proof fixing accessories.
Assistrail is available nationally. Go to to download the latest Moddex brochure.