Stylish electric shower to help people with vision impairments and limited dexterity

Stylish electric shower to help people with vision impairments and limited dexterity

AKW, a UK service provider of accessibility options, has launched the AKW SmartCare Lever, a user friendly clever and modern electrical shower.

This new BEAB CARE certified electrical shower includes a user friendly lever deal with. Designed for people with vision problems and lowered movement, AKW states its new shower can be quickly and perfectly retrofitted, with no re-tiling needed.

With a easy to use and basic style, a big centrally situated lever consists of a prominent on-off switch and the lever can be quickly comprehended and relied on manage the showers temperature level.

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” As well as promoting showering independence for longer, the SmartCare Lever shower is likewise a trendy addition to any restroom or damp room.”

With eight electrical and water entry points, dual power blocks for left- or right-hand wiring and cable television and pipework compatibility, the AKW SmartCare Lever shower is simple to set up. It can be retrofitted on the majority of original shower footprints.

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For those with visual disabilities, the shower has audible temperature level control clicks, large red and blue temperature signs and a big back-lit power button. It likewise has a matte anti-glare surface to lower glare for those with dementia.

Offered as 8.5 kW or 9.5 kW choices, the shower also has the option of wireless connectivity to all AKW DigiPump shower waste pumps.

Thermostatically managed to avoid scalding, the system has rounded surface areas and edges for additional safety and includes an easy-adjust shower head and two-metre anti-kink smooth hose pipe to make showering simpler.

Stuart Reynolds, Head of Product and Marketing at AKW, commented: “Our AKW SmartCare Lever shower is not just easy to utilize, but simple to set up. This shower makes life much easier for those with mobility or mastery problems and is likewise ideal for those who have visual problems challenges.


To find out more, contact AKW on 01905 823298, email: [email protected] or visit the site.