“With input derived from therapists and special needs families, these car seats and beds boast the features that real users and caregivers require in their daily transportation activities."
Elberton, GA (PRWEB) December 13, 2012
Rehabmart.com, an online e-commerce company that sells rehabilitation and medical supplies, has joined into a distribution partnership with Merritt Manufacturing Incorporated, to offer their special needs car seats to a wider consumer audience. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Merritt Manufacturing develops and designs car seats and beds to transport babies, children and adults with special health care needs. Combining input from therapists with their goal of helping families with special needs members, Merritt strives to create innovative transport solutions that offer the utmost in safety, ease of use, comfort and functionality.
The Merritt Manufacturing products include several different popular models with various options for fulfilling specific special health care needs. Their Roosevelt Child Safety Car Seat accommodates users up to 62 inches tall, weighing between 35 pounds to 115 pounds, and offers several standard features including thick and comfortable foam padding, a padded headrest, European style harness routing for abdominal comfort, and an EZ-Tether system that allows the Roosevelt to be secured by most car shoulder belts, negating the need for tethering in most cases. Optional accessories for the Roosevelt also abound with seat extension kits, a foam abductor, an incontinent cover, a chest clip guard, an EZ-Guard buckle cover, a Scoliosis Accommodating Kit, a Heavy Duty Tether Anchor Kit, and the EZ-Up Headrest and EZ-Up Cap specifically developed for children with poor head control.
The Churchill Backless Booster Seat fits both children and adults with a weight capacity of 175 pounds and a height accommodation of 72 inches. This belt positioning booster offers positioning and torso support, with an extremely low profile seat to facilitate easier transfers. The Hope Car Bed is a unique solution for the transport of special needs babies, offering a 3-point harness with five restraint options, EPS foam sides and head protection and many other standard and special options to customize this transport device for unique requirements, including for infants in hip casts. “We are delighted to introduce more consumers to these great transport solutions for special health care needs from Merritt Manufacturing,” said Hulet Smith, OTR/L, MBA and CEO of Rehabmart. “With input derived from therapists and special needs families, these car seats and beds boast the features that real users and caregivers require in their daily transportation activities. With the multitude of standard and special options available for each model, everyone will be sure to find exactly the right fit for their own family's special needs.”
As an Occupational Therapist, the founder of Rehabmart, Hulet Smith, has the breadth of knowledge and experience necessary to match the needs of his customers with the very latest innovative products in the field of medical supplies and rehabilitation equipment. As a parent of special needs children, he has a personal interest in finding the best products to improve the lives of those who are disabled and medically challenged. Rehabmart.com is committed to provide superior customer service, competitive pricing and exceptional product offerings.