HipSaver QuickChange TailBone Unisex Soft Hip Protector with Coccyx Pad and Drop Down Crotch
HipSaver QuickChange Tailbone Soft Hip Protector is designed to protect the hips and coccyx of elderly people from fractures and injuries sustained during falling and swaying backwards.
HipSaver Soft Hip Protectors are available UK nationwide directly from us and from the NHS Supply Chain in England and Wales and the NHS National Services Scotland in Scotland.
HipSaver QuickChange TailBone features 2 protective airPads over the trochanteric areas of the hips and a third protective pad over the tail bone (i.e. coccyx) area of the lower back.
HipSaver QuickChange TailBone has been designed for easy wear, convenience and comfort of people with all degrees of incontinence. It has a ‘snap on’ crotch for easy and quick change of incontinence protection pads and diapers. To change incontinence pad – simply drop the crotch down, change the pad and snap the crotch back into place.
The protective airPads fit snugly over the vulnerable trochanteric areas of the hips. There is also a third protective pad at the back of the QuickChange garment that protects the coccyx from painful injuries during backward sway or a backward fall.
HipSavers QuickChange are unisex and equally popular with men and women. Available in practical beige colour resistant to staining and discolouration in 6 sizes.
To benefit from 24 hour protection, you should wear your HipSaver day and night. It is soft, comfortable and protective at all times!
The QuickChange garment itself is made from double layer fabric. The crotch is wide to accommodate incontinence pads and diapers snugly and safely and without discomfort to the user. Removing and changing incontinence pads is fast and simple – just detach the snap on fasteners and snap them back together after the incontinence pad or diaper change.
HipSaver QuickChange Tailbone is unisex.
QuickChange style of HipSaver Soft Hip Protector is available in a practical beige colour to minimise incontinence related staining and discolouration caused by frequent high temperature machine washing.
The fabric has a horizontal stretch that facilitates snug enveloping of the users body during wear. There is no vertical stretch in the fabric in order to secure safe positioning of the incontinence wear inside the hip protector garment as well as prevent the incontinence wear from pulling the garment downwards during activities, such as walking.
HipSavers are easy to look after and durable. They are ‘Wash, Dry and Go’ garments, which means that HipSavers are fully machine washable at 95° C high temperatures and can be tumble dried on medium heat till dry and ready to wear.
Most people need 3 pairs of HipSavers – one pair worn, one in a wash and one ready to wear. People with a very high degree of incontinence may require more than 3 garments, depending on the frequency of garment changes and laundry availability.
Fabric composition: 36% polyester, 56% cotton, 8% Lycra. There is no latex component in HipSaver Soft Hip Protector.
HipSaver QuickChange Tailbone Soft Hip Protector is unisex and available in 6 sizes for snug fit and comfort.
HipSaver QuickChange TailBone Soft Hip Protector - excellent for easy change of incontinence diapers in people with tendencies to backward falling.
UK Shipping Schedule and Costs
UK delivery speed and cost are selectable in the Checkout. All orders are shipped in plain discreet packaging.
- UK Regular Delivery (£4.50 + VAT):
Delivery in 2 - 3 working days. Orders must be received before 2 pm (Monday – Friday).
- UK Next Day by Courier (£7.50 + VAT):
Next Day Delivery by Courier for orders received before 2 pm on working days (Monday to Friday) - expect delivery on next working day (Monday to Friday).
- UK Free Delivery Option for online only orders of £50.00 excluding VAT or more:
UK Free Delivery Option for online only orders of £50.00 excluding VAT or more is free and takes approximately 5 - 6 working days. Purchases shipped with Free Delivery cannot be tracked!
- UK Saturday Delivery (£13.50 + VAT):
Saturday Delivery applies only to the UK Mainland Only. Saturday Delivery Orders must be placed before 2 pm on the Friday. Orders received after 2 pm on Friday will be delivered on Saturday next week.
Overseas Shipping Schedule
- Overseas deliveries take approximately 7 - 14 working days depending on destination.
- Shipping costs depend on the type of goods and the delivery address.
- Cost of shipping is shown in the Checkout prior to the completion of the purchase.
- VAT is removed automatically from all purchases for deliveries outside the EU.
- Customs Fees or Import Duties may be charged in the country of destination outside the EU. If such charges apply, they are the customer’s responsibility. Custom Fees or Import Duties do not apply to deliveries to EU countries.
- HipSaver: X Small (XS): 70 – 81 cm / 28 – 31 inches
- HipSaver: Small (S): 82 – 92 cm / 32 – 35 inches
- HipSaver: Medium (M): 93 – 102 cm / 36 – 39 inches
- HipSaver: Large (L): 103 – 114 cm / 40 – 44 inches
- HipSaver: X Large (XL): 115 – 127 cm / 45 – 50 inches
- HipSaver: XX Large (XXL): 128 – 146 cm / 51 – 57 inches
To measure for appropriate HipSaver size, you need to measure around for the hip – the circumference measurement around the body at the level of the upper thighs (trochanter areas). The trochanter area can be recognised easily as it moves, when a person raises a knee up in a standing position.
Single pack includes one HipSaver Soft Hip Protector with sewn-in protective airPads.
VAT exemption is available, when purchased for personal use by people with relevant chronic conditions. VAT relief declaration must be completed online at the time of purchase.
10% discount on purchases of 3 or more pairs of HipSavers in the same model, size and colour.