The team at Upright Cane is restoring movement, confidence, and independence to those suffering from mobility issues with its signature product. The Upright Cane™ combines the best walking cane features available into one innovative design that’s changing how physical movement is supported.
One in seven adults has a mobility disability that prevents them from moving safely, which equates to approximately 6.8 million Americans requiring a mobility assistance device. Walking canes are the most popular, with 16.4 percent of people using them.
However, traditional canes provide less support and could lead to strains, aches, and pains due to improper sizing and fixed height. They could also get stuck in cracks and offer less stability on uneven surfaces. Multi-foot walking canes are meant to be more stable, but the additional separate cane feet are a tripping hazard.
The Upright Cane improves upon these design flaws in numerous ways to enhance the mobility of its user and offer peace of mind for concerned caregivers.
The Upright Cane difference
The Upright Cane is an adjustable walking cane for users that are four-and-a-half to six-and-a-half feet tall. With five adjustment levels, the cane supports strong posture and alleviates pressure and pain in the back, knees, and other joints. It can accommodate users of all ages, shapes, and sizes and has a 350-pound weight limit. In addition, it includes a second handle that makes it easier to sit and stand and folds away when not in use.
The quad tip base utilizes non-slip technology to offer secure multi-point balance. The compact round base has four rubber stabilizing cups affixed to it, which prevents the user from tripping and the cane from tipping and falling. In addition, the Upright Cane stands on its own, so users don’t have to pick it up from the ground and risk a fall or accident.
The base also features a 360-degree pivot joint, which provides support in all directions. This flexibility allows a more natural gait and keeps users safe regardless of the terrain.
A foldable cane is essential for easy transport. The Upright Cane folds small enough to fit in a purse or car glove box, and its lightweight design — less than 1.02 pounds — offers ultimate convenience for both users and caregivers.
The Upright Cane is also equipped with several safety features. For example, a bright LED flashlight is built into the cane’s handle and provides consistent lighting to help vision- and mobility-impaired patients avoid trips and falls in dark places. The light can be angled downward or aimed straight ahead. In addition, the handle includes a safety alarm, which users can trigger with one click.
Those who are mobility- or vision-impaired can continue to lead an active and healthy lifestyle with the Upright Cane. Its innovative design has restored stability, confidence, and independence to thousands of users and given peace of mind to caregivers. The Upright Cane is typically delivered within two days and comes with a 30-day risk-free trial.