AP/SP Long Frames

Raz stocks long AP/SP frames. The additional 3” in length provides taller clients with a better fit and better weight distribution over the frame. This longer frame will accommodate our longer seats as well as custom seats up to 24” deep. If maneuverability is a concern because of the increased length, consider adding the optional…

Splashield

Raz Design is pleased to announce its latest creation, the Splashield, a friction-fit urine deflector. The Splashield can be used with most Raz seats and even with standard toilet seats if held in place. The design incorporates a protruding circumferential ring that serves two purposes: It provides vertical alignment and it helps to stiffen the…

Raz in South America

Raz Design is poised to expand into more international markets. Earlier this month Raz representatives attended the Latin American Seating Symposium (LASS) in Roserio, Argentina. Our newly-signed partner in Argentina, Casa Escalada, is a successful distributor in the region and will be the exclusive provider of Raz products for the country. Their business model is…

User-Actuated Directional Locks

For the Z200 Raz-SP (Self-Propel), we have developed directional locks that improve transfer stability by preventing the front casters from swiveling during transfers. The assembly utilizes the standard latches from our Raz-AT Directional Caster Locks. The latches are connected to extension rods that are accessible from both sides of the seat by the occupant.

New Elevating Legrest

The new-style elevating legrests represent a huge improvement over the original design. A well-known issue with many elevating legrest designs is knee lift that occurs when the legrest is elevating, the result of shearing. The amount of shearing is directly proportional to the distance between the knee pivot and the legrest pivot. The new Raz…