This is a grab bar that is connected to studs in the wall. It can be flipped up and out of the way or down to be used. Commonly placed near toilets or heads of the bed, where it can be used to support one with getting up into standing.
- secure railing that someone can push on for help with standing
- it is expensive to install as it has to be drilled into studs correctly by a trades worker
- cannot be relocated unless new holes are made into the wall at the new securement point