side rail

side rail

A structural support attached to the frame of a bed and intended to prevent a patient from falling.

CAUTION!

Patients who are confused, intoxicated, or restless have on occasion become trapped in gaps between the bed side rails and the frame and been seriously injured or killed.
Synonym: bed rail
References in classic literature ?
Then with an inspiration I turned over the deck chair, put my foot on the side of it, and tore away the side rail.
The MCL steel cable ladder with slotted side rails features the I-Beam shape providing optimal strength and design without increasing the weight of the side rail itself.
Remove the screws holding the head rail to the side rail.
LOLLY For Dolly scooted up the near side rail to claim the Windsor Forest Stakes at Royal Ascot for Tommy Stack.
The Related Companies was chosen by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to develop a combination of commercial and residential buildings, along with parks, a school and cultural facility on the 26-acre West Side rail yards.
The M2 machine gun now has a side rail adapter that allows you to mount an additional sight so that you can easily switch from near to far shooting.
Aside from the stump to front rail joint, the most critical joints in side frame systems are the arm to stump and arm to back post joints and the side rail to stump and side rail to back post joints.
3 issue of Real Estate Weekly reported in a front page article that the real estate development firm, the Durst Organization, was considering using a portion of the High Line within the West Side Rail Yards as a track on which to run the No.
Its goal is to improve the safety of hospital beds for patients who are most vulnerable to the risk of side rail entrapment.
Favourite Protectorate never threatened after racing towards the stands' side rail.
Consumers that currently have bunk beds with mattresses or foundations that rely on side rail ledges as the only means of support, should write to: Bunk Bed Kit, P.
Current regulations require the minimum distance between the top of the mattress support and top of the crib side rail to be 26 inches, which must include a six-inch thick mattress.