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The Hipsaver range

Hip Protectors are the proven way to reduce the instances of hip fractures. Explore and purchase our full range of HipSavers below or learn more about the importance of hip protectors.

HipSaver® are scientifically developed soft hip protectors. They have been manufactured in the USA from quality materials and there are a range of models available depending on individual needs.

HipSaver® all soft hip protector underwear is a revolutionary product designed to reduce hip fractures, one of the most common injuries produced by falls.
HipSaver® provides greater shock absorption than hard shell products, so you can offer lightweight, comfortable, affordable and easy to launder hip protection, without compromising safety.

All HipSaver products arecomplete machine washable and dryable to temperatures up to 95°C.

 
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Hipsaver Nursing Home

Designed for the mobility and comfort of residents plus convenience and peace of mind for carers. HipSaver Nursing Home is a durable brief with a roomy fit for easy dressing and continence care. 

The elastic waistband and large leg opening make the HipSaver Nursing Home easy to pull on and off. The full, soft fabric crotch perfectly accommodates pads or diapers. All HipSaver garments and pads are laundry safe for washing and drying up to 95°C. 

The elastic waistband and large leg opening make the HipSaver Nursing Home easy to pull on and off. The full, soft fabric crotch perfectly accommodates pads or diapers. All HipSaver garments and pads are laundry safe for washing and drying up to 95°C. 

  • HipSaver Nursing Home is available in grey with fly front.
  • Durable, breathable polycotton-spandex brief
  • Ample leg openings for easy dressing and toileting
  • Soft, thin protective hip pads
  • Fits easily over diapers, accommodates incontinence pads
  • Can be worn 24 hours a day - comfortable to sleep in
 
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hipsaver Quick Change

HipSaver Quick Change gives you all of the features and benefits of the HipSaver Nursing Home model but with the convenience of a snap down crotch panel. This allows incontinence pads and diapers to be changed easily and quickly and without having to pull the brief down. All HipSaver garments and pads are laundry safe for washing and drying up to 95°C. 

  • HipSaver QuickChange is available in grey for males
  • All the features of HipSaver Nursing Home briefs
  • Snap down panel that enables quick pad and diaper changes without having to pull the brief down
  • Allows pads and diapers to be easily changed while the wearer is standing or lying down
  • Snap close front panel design reduces labour and saves time
  • Low profile, fabric covered snaps for ease and comfort
  • Not suitable for wearers who are toileting themselves
 
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HipSaver Open Bottom

Effective hip protection gives you confidence in your ability to move safely from place to place, but HipSaver Open Bottom takes protection one step further! Personal underwear and/or incontinence aids slip easily over HipSaver Open Bottom, providing the same effective 24-hour hip protection as other HipSaver products, while making toileting even easier.HipSaver Open Bottom was designed at the request of nursing staff who saw a need for a hip protection garment that allows residents to wear their familiar underwear and alleviates problems for those with urge incontinence or challenges in removing close fitting garments. 

  • HipSaver Open Bottom is hip protection that can be worn close to the body with confidence.
  • HipSaver Open Bottom is latex-free and contains no skin irritants.
  • Ultra soft breathable polycotton-spandex allows for a smooth, comfortable fit.
  • Wide elastic leg bands are never tight or binding.
  • The open crotch design reduces accidents due to the 'fumble factor'.

HipSaver Open Bottom additionally allows nursing staff to provide quicker, easier care for those who need assistance with toileting.

 
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Hipsaver slim Fit

HipSaver SlimFit delivers excellent protection. Made from polycotton with form fitting Spandex®, HipSaver SlimFit looks good, feels good and pulls on just like regular underwear. It's lightweight and flexible enough for walking fold, tennis, skiing and other sports, and comfortable enough for everyday wear. 

HipSaver SlimFit is ideal for fashion conscious and active elders who are at risk of hip fracture, but reject uncomfortable and obvious hip protection products. 

 

  • HipSaver SlimFit is also available in grey fly front.
  • Soft, thin (13mm) pads, tapered for protection with style
  • Ultra-soft breathable polycotton-spandex for comfort and smooth fit without being tight or binding
  • Comfortable enough to wear 24 hours a day - even when sleeping
  • Fully machine washable and dryable, even at high temperatures
  • Sizes from XS to XXL for a proper fit