Fixed Short Rise Lifts


Fixed short rise lifts are designed to be used both indoors and outdoors whenever a change of level occurs.  For example, a front step or a hallway with a split level could become easily accessible for people with mobility problems after a fixed short rise lift has been installed.  In order to find out which fixed short rise lifts best suit an individual’s needs and requirements, it is advisable to enlist the help of an occupational therapist. 

Fixed Short Rise Lifts through The Wheelchair Lift Company

The fixed short rise lifts offered through the Wheelchair Lift Company are called Ultra Short Rise Wheelchair Lifts.  Some of the characteristics of these are:

  • Prices depend on your individual needs and requirements
  • They are open fronted
  • They have controls both on the inside and on the outside of the lift
  • They have features for emergency lowering
  • They are equipped with safety sensors
  • They have slip resistant flooring
These fixed short rise lifts also have optional alternative entries as well as barrier arms.  It is possible to fit these fixed short rise lifts in with your interior too as they come in a range of different colours.

Fixed Short Rise Lifts through Vimec

Vimec produce the Vimec Vertical Platform Lifts, which are electrical.  They come in a range of different sizes and are suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.  Some of the characteristics of these fixed short rise lifts are:

  • They come equipped with a scissor mechanism
  • They have buttons that need to be pushed
  • They have a manual lock kit
  • They have an emergency button

Fixed Short Rise Lifts through Terry Lifts

The Tsl Domestic Steplifts fixed short rise lifts produced by Terry Lifts come in a wide variety and are available for both indoor and outdoor use.  They come equipped as standard with:

  • An aluminium platform that is slip resistant
  • Bridging steps
  • Rails
  • Access ramps
  • Battery back up
  • Bellows
  • A remote control
  • Safety edges
  • An upper guard that is automated
As an optional extra, you can choose to include interlocking gates on these types of fixed short rise lifts.

Fixed Short Rise Lifts through Wessex Lift Corporation Ltd

The Wessex Step Lift fixed short rise lifts are very popular amongst users.  They have a range of excellent features, including:

  • A pressure rocker control that remains constant
  • A lifting platform on both sides of fixed short rise lifts
  • A folding entrance ramp that is automatic
  • A bridging plate
  • Handrails
  • A mechanism for emergency lowering
  • A key switch
These fixed short rise lifts are battery operated, can be install both inside and outside and do not require a pit.

Fixed Short Rise Lifts through Moveman SKG

These fixed short rise lifts have not received the best reviews.  However, in an effort to redeem themselves, Moveman SKG have significantly lowered the prices on their Companion Supreme Platform Lift.  The features of these fixed short rise lifts include:

  • Lift control through push buttons
  • A hydraulic pump
  • Emergency hand lowering
  • Landing controls
  • Flooring that is slip resistant
  • Platform sensor edges
  • A top landing gate
  • A partially glazed enclosure
As you can see, there are plenty of places to go if you are looking for fixed short rise lifts and with a wide variety available you are sure to find one that suits your interior décor too!

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