grab bar


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Noun1.grab bar - a bar attached parallel to a wall to provide a handgrip for steadying yourselfgrab bar - a bar attached parallel to a wall to provide a handgrip for steadying yourself
bar - a rigid piece of metal or wood; usually used as a fastening or obstruction or weapon; "there were bars in the windows to prevent escape"
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gt; HOLD It's like a grab bar, only better since it's accessible from all angles.
The center console includes a formed windshield, cup holder, grab bar and a 12-volt plug.
Neither of us wanted to make it look institutional with a grab bar.
The io[R] Balance Beam illuminated grab bar from Cooper Lighting is ADA-compliant.
One type of grab bar, for installation on smooth surfaces like ceramic tile and fiberglass, uses suction cups to secure it.
When installing a grab bar, you want it to be right at your side, just where you would normally put your hand.
Try a portable grab bar like the Grabit (great for traveling), a 13-inch bar you can position anywhere--even in a car.
FOLLOWING our article on March 13, 2005 headed UDA BOSS IN BID TO GRAB BAR reporting speculation that the East Belfast UDA was attempting to "muscle in on" the Westbourne Glentoran Football Supporters bar, the Committee of the Westbourne Supporters of Glentoran Club have asked us to point out that there is no truth in these rumours and that no club member or guest or member of staff has been intimidated or threatened by the East Belfast UDA in any way.
features a cushioned backrest and has an inward facing grab bar at the rear.
There was considerable discussion on grab bar design, security concerns, and the potential for suicides in holding cells and correctional facilities.
This exquisite entrance of human scale and not intimidating; the single brass grab bar fits the hand comfortably.