The Paraglide® automated repositioning system for wheelchair users is the latest in assistive device technology that changes the way people are repositioned in wheelchairs in homes, hospitals and care facilities around the world. With Paraglide’s patented technology, a wheelchair user can move freely from a slouched position to an upright position with the touch of a button – safely, independently and with dignity.
Paraglide® is an easy-to-use device that attaches to a wheelchair and will reposition a person from a slouched position to a properly seated upright position at the touch of a button – safely and independently.
Paraglide® is the only wheelchair repositioning device that allows the wheelchair user to move freely, offers independence and dignity, eliminates the risk of caregiver injury, reduces costs and increases productivity, and monitors the level of care.
Here's what people are already saying about Paraglide's potential impact on workplace safety and users' quality of life.
Paraglide® is available for pre-order today!
Paraglide was approved in May 2021 as an eligible safety equipment device available for one-time funding through the 2021-22 Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness Safety Equipment Fund to help make workplaces for care staff safer.
Production run #1, Summer 2021:
Production run #2, September 2021:
Accepting pre-orders now!
Covid-19 impact on production:
Global market shortages of certain components within the Paraglide system have resulted in variable costs and increased lead times. Inventory from each production run will be secured and delivered based on when the orders are received.
Pre-order today to lock in pricing and to secure your Paraglide system(s) in our next production run.