When To Choose A Floor Level Adjustable Bed?

When it comes to safety measures, the height of the bed is a feature that should not be overlooked. A floor level adjustable bed, also known as an ultra-low bed, offers a practical solution for individuals who require extra assistance or have specific mobility needs. With its customisable height settings, it provides not only comfort but also ease of access and enhanced safety. Whether you’re recovering from an injury, living with a disability, or seeking a versatile sleeping arrangement a floor level adjustable bed can significantly improve your overall well-being and quality of life.


To minimise the risk of fall injuries when buying a floor level bed, it’s important to choose the lowest possible option. Even increasing the height from 6.7cm to 10cm above the ground can significantly impact the force of a fall. Therefore, an ultra-low bed stands out as a unique system that allows the platform to be lowered to as little as 6.7cm from the floor, ensuring complete user and patient safety.

Don’t overlook the importance of choosing an ultra-low adjustable bed when it comes to mitigating fall risks and prioritising user and patient safety. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits:

Benefits of a floor level adjustable bed

  • Fall prevention mechanism: Lowering the bed to floor level significantly reduces the risk of accidental falls, making it ideal for individuals with mobility issues or higher fall risk.
  • Support for caregivers: The bed provides crucial support for caregivers, allowing them to assist more easily and comfortably.
  • Non-clinical design: The beds seamlessly blend into any home environment, promoting familiarity and comfort.
  • Suitable for disabilities: These beds are particularly suitable for individuals with disabilities such as Alzheimer’s disease, or those in need of post-stroke care.
  • Customised positioning for injury recovery: The adjustable features of the bed allow for customised positioning, providing an optimal support during the healing process for those recovering from injuries.
  • Promotes emotional comfort: The floor level adjustable bed offers a secure and soothing sleeping environment, enhancing overall emotional well-being.

Most beds come with the following optional extras and accessories:

  • King Single Width Extension Kit
  • 20cm Length Extension
  • Fabric Head and Foot Boards
  • Foldable Side Rails
  • Grab Rail
  • Self Help Pole
  • Fall Mat
  • Mattress
  • External Battery (4000mAh)

The decision to switch to a floor level adjustable bed should be made with safety as the utmost priority. Whether it’s for yourself or someone you care for, the sooner you make the switch, the better. By choosing a bed that is tailored to your specific needs, you can enjoy peace of mind knowing that safety is no longer a concern. Considering that sleep is a fundamental part of our daily routine, there is no better investment than an adjustable bed.

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At Equip U, we are committed to promoting independence and mobility for people with disabilities. Unlike other retailers, we don’t just offer standard products like mobility scooters and accessories. We also provide in-home trials to residents of Queensland, as well as maintenance and servicing for any mobility products. Our NDIS registration allows us to provide funding options so that access to these services isn’t limited based on where you live. Our ultimate goal is to work closely with you to bring your vision for improved mobility to life.

If you have any questions about the types of products we offer or how they work, or if you would like to schedule a free at-home product demonstration, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us today.