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SEATARAWHEELABLEUser ManualV. 1.0 2015

Table of ContentsTABLE OF CONTENTSGENERAL . 3Introduction. 3Intended use . 3EXPECTED Lifetime . 3warranty . 3SPARE PARTS ORDERS, COMPLAINTS . 3SAFETY. 4Intended use. 4Warnings . 4Danger of slipping! . 4Danger of tipping over! . 4Danger of breakage! . 4Danger of falling! . 5Danger of pinching!. 5Symbol advisories . 6PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS . 7Dimensions . 7Scope of delivery . 7Technical specifications . 8ASSEMBLY . 9FOLDING .14CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE .18WARRANTY .19WARNINGS FOR USE . 20USER QUESTIONNAIRE.21WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved2

GeneralIntroductionPlease read this user manual before using the commode and shower chair for the first time,and keep it at hand for future reference.GENERALINTRODUCTIONIn this user manual you will find information and advice for using, operating and maintaining thecommode and shower chair.INTENDED USEThe commode and shower chair is designed for homecare and out-patient purposes. The commodeand shower chair is to be used exclusively for assistance during showering or bathing, using a toilet,or for transfer of persons inside buildings. The commode and shower chair is not designed for longperiods of sitting.Store the commode and shower chair in dry conditions only!Ambient temperature: 0 – 40 C (104 F)Relative humidity: 30% - 70%EXPECTED LIFETIMEThe expected lifetime of the commode and shower chair when properly used and maintained is upto 4 years.WARRANTYThere is a 2 year warranty on the commode and shower chair. The warranty is conditioned on usein accordance with the requirements outlined in this document, as well as regular maintenance. Allrubber parts are excluded. Not observing the user manual instructions, improper maintenance, andunauthorized modifications to the product without the manufacturer's prior written permission willautomatically result in the immediate termination of liability and void the product warranty .SPARE PARTS ORDERS, COMPLAINTSTo ensure delivery of correct spare part and fast processing of complaints, always provide theproduct name, serial number (SN) and the product’s year of manufacture when ordering spareparts and in case of complaints. You can find this information on the commode and shower chair’snameplate.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved3

SafetyIntended useSAFETYWhen using the commode and shower chair, the following safety rules must be observed:INTENDED USE The commode and shower chair is intended for use in the toilet and shower and/or for passing through narrow aisles only. The commode and shower chair may not be used for any otherpurposes.The product is not intended to be an alternative for a regular commode and shower chair on adaily basis, nor for continuous seating.The commode and shower chair is intended for the sole use of individuals who are medically orphysically in need of using it.The commode and shower chair is intended to be used indoors only.Patients who do not have complete physical control should not use the commode and showerchair unsupervised.WARNINGSDANGER OF SLIPPING! Before using, verify that the seat is securely pressed into the seat frame. Always lock the wheels of the rear wheels before using the commode and shower chair, inorder to prevent the commode and shower chair from rolling away. The user should not sit on the front edge of the seat or seat cushion. Make sure that the usersits all the way back on the seat. Make sure to align the footrest to 180 degrees.DANGER OF TIPPING OVER! The commode and shower chair may be used for sitting and rolling only when the armrests are locked into position.Do not bump into door sills or jambs.Do not use on uneven surfacesUse the commode and shower chair only indoors, on solid, even, non-slippery surfaces.Do not tilt the commode and shower chair backwards.DANGER OF BREAKAGE! Never attempt to carry or lift the commode and shower chair while a patient is sitting in it. The commode and shower chair is suitable only for transporting persons. Be sure to observe themaximum allowable patient body weight (specified on the nameplate)!WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved4

SafetyWarnings If the commode and shower chair is damaged in any way such as a fall from heights or bumpinginto something, it is no longer suitable for use. The commode and shower chair may not beused if any external damage signs are visible such as cracks or breakage. If the commode and shower chair has changed shape in any significant manner it may no longerbe used.DANGER OF FALLING! Sitting down, standing up and moving the patient should be supervised by a qualified caregiver,as suitable for the health condition of the patient. Rolling the commode and shower chair on any sloped surface may be done only with theassistance of a caregiver.DANGER OF PINCHING! Avoid reaching into the hinges areas to prevent body parts or objects from getting pinched.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved5

SafetySymbol advisoriesSYMBOL ADVISORIES"Serial Number". This symbol shall be followed by, or appear abovethe manufacturer's serial number."Manufacturer". This symbol shall be adjacent to the name andaddress of the manufacturer.Symbol indicating that the device has not been sterilized."Caution! Consult accompanying documents" or "Attention! Seeinstructions for use.""Consult instructions for use or consult operating instructions"The user’s weight must not exceed 100 kg"Authorized Representative in the European Community". This symbolshall be adjacent to the name and address of the authorizedrepresentative in the European Community. The address is notrequired on an immediate container unless the immediate container isthe outer container.This symbol is a mandatory marking for devices entering the Europeanmarket to indicate conformity with the essential health and safetyrequirements set out in European Directives. The symbol may beaccompanied by a four-digit identification number of the notifiedbody. The vertical dimensions may not be less than 5 mm high."Not for general waste". For European Union States. This symbolshould be used to mark devices that are reusable and notcontaminated at the end of the device life."Keep away from sunlight"The product packaging can be recycledWHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved6

Product specificationsDimensionsPRODUCT SPECIFICATIONSDIMENSIONSSCOPE OF DELIVERYThe product has been carefully inspected in the factory for defects and completeness. After youreceive it, carefully check the product for possible transport damages and for completeness.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved7

Product specificationsTECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONSWe reserve the right to continue developments and making technical improvements with respectto the design shown in this user manual.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved8

AssemblyASSEMBLYWHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved9

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FoldingFOLDINGWHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved14

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Cleaning and maintenanceCLEANING AND MAINTENANCEThe commode and shower chair can be cleaned using a mild cleaning and disinfecting agent. Simplywipe the commode and shower chair with clean water and cloth, and then wipe dry with a cleancloth.Do not use an abrasive scouring agent or cleaner (read the product instructions!) that containaggressive solvents (acids, thinners). Do not use stiff cleaning brushes, as these will damage theplastic surfaces or cause deposits to build up on the plastic parts and other materials.Never make any unauthorized modifications or conversions to the commode and showerchair. These will adversely affect the safety and function of the commode and shower chairand void the warranty and nullify the manufacturer's liability!WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved18

WarrantyWARRANTYDear client,The SEATARA Company thanks you for choosing our product.This product warranty is valid for two years from the date of purchase.If you experience problems with your SEATARA product or if it is damaged, please contact the storeyou purchased it from.Warning! Please read the user manual and warnings in this document before using this product.To activate the warranty, you have the following options:1. Complete the attached customer information form and send it to us, together with a copy ofthe purchase receipt.2. Fill out the warranty form (also available on www.seatara.com)First nameLast NameAddressCityStateCountryEmailProduct serial numberPlace of purchase (Company/Retailername)Purchase dateThe product comes with a user manual that provides instructions on how to assemble and fold it.Please make sure you understand the instructions. If necessary, refer to the SEATARA website orcontact one of SEATARA's retailers for further assistance.Note that warning labels are affixed to the product to alert you to incorrect use.We guarantee the integrity and functioning of all plastic and metal parts.In the event of a warranty claim, the warranty is valid only when a filled customer information form(found at the end of this user manual) and a proof of purchase (i.e., a receipt) are provided.This warranty does not apply to the product’s textile and sponge parts, upholstery, or surfaces (i.e.,discoloration, scratches or wear and tear arising from use).WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved19

WarrantyAlso, the warranty does not apply to product damage resulting from unreasonable or improper use,falls from a height, or other accident.WARNINGS FOR USE An "indoor product" is a product that is designed for use indoors and not outside. This productis an indoor product optimized for use on paved, level floors. It is designed for use only as acommode and shower chair for toilet and for bathing. This product is not a substitute for a regular commode and shower chair, and is not meant to beused for prolonged sitting. Do not use the product to go up or down stairs. Do not tilt the product when a person is sitting on it. Do not use the product on slopes and inclines greater than 10%, or surfaces that tilt more than5% to one side. The user’s weight must not exceed 100 kg. If there is sensitivity in the seating area, use a padded cushion.If the product is dropped, hit, or damaged in any way that hinders the safe use of the product, stopusing the product and have the product’s integrity verified by a company representative.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved20

User QuestionnaireUSER QUESTIONNAIREPlease Mark X next to the most appropriate answerMaleAgeUnder 18Female18-5025-120Are you bound to a commode and shower chair?YesNoIf so, how many years you are using in a commode and shower chair and why?0-2 years2-10 yearsMore than 10 yearsAccidentIllnessFatigueHow often do you use WHEELABLE?Not at allOnce a monthOnce a yearDo you have an additional commode and shower chair?YesNoAre you independent or do you need a caregiver on a daily basis?IndependentNeed caregiverAre you able to use WHEELABLE independently?YesNoHave you experienced any problem related to the use of WHEELABLE?Yes, please specifyNoWhere do you store the WHEELABLE during the day?At homeIn the carOther:Did WHEELABLE make you change your habits?Yes, please specifyNoHow did you hear about rWHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reservedFrom a21

User BLE ationaltherapist/prosthesesdeveloper, etc.)What would you improve in the product?The SEATARA staff thanks you for your reply.WHEELABLE User Manual 2015 Seatara Ltd. all rights reserved22

To ensure delivery of correct spare part and fast processing of complaints, always provide the product name, serial number (SN) and the product’s year of manufacture when ordering spare parts and in case of complaints. You can find this