seniorfallInstructions for Use

The ResQUp is intended to be utilized for the specific purpose of assisting a fallen individual up from the floor to a seated position using their hands or using their elbows (see Illustrations A & B below). Both methods require minimal assistance from a caregiver.

madeinusa1Physical Therapists significantly improve mobility to perform daily activities. Please consult a physical therapist or qualified healthcare professional if you have any questions about whether the ResQUp is an appropriate device for you to use.

caution

 

  • Among the prohibited uses of the ResQUpsee Illustrations C & D below.
  • The ResQUp SHOULD NOT be utilized if the fallen individual reports pain or if any injury is suspected. The ResQUp is designed to assist those with a NON-TRAUMATIC fall only.
  • If any injury to the fallen is suspected, call 911 at the in-home setting. At the healthcare setting, the fallen should be attended and assessed per the facility’s healthcare policy or procedure.
  • The ResQUp IS NOT intended to be used as a foot step, stool, or to be stood upon. Doing so may result in a fall and injury.
  • The maximum patient weight limit of the ResQUp is 300 lbs.

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THIS IS NOT A STEP STOOL

Cleaning Instructions

Urethane pads and all composite surfaces on the ResQUp are best cleansed using medical grade antiseptic soap and water. Do not use strongly acidic or basic solutions or organic solvents on any part of the ResQUp.