JD MacDonald  offers a special range of disabled compliant back rests for use within accessible toilets by people who require extra assistance.

The Australian made and AS1428.1-2009 compliant backrests from JD MacDonald are ergonomically designed modular back rests available with a white polyurethane padded waterproofed back or vandal proof satin stainless steel back options.  

The disabled-compliant back rests are designed to deliver safety, security and convenience for people requiring special assistance.  

Key features of JD MacDonald back rests:   

  • Manufactured from 304 grade stainless steel for maximum strength and user confidence
  • Adaptable to different cisterns
  • Available in two varying shapes, cut to size onsite to ensure a perfect fit
  • Grab rail combination kits connect easily to the dropped arm back rest design for greater aesthetics
  • Complies with AS1428.1-2009
  • 12-month warranty 
Key features of Model PBR35 straight back rests:   
  • Ideal for use in existing accessible toilets incorporating grab rails
  • Ergonomically designed with white polyurethane padding
  • Waterproof, fully welded and finished in 304 grade satin stainless steel
  • Designed for maximum strength and confidence  

Key features of Model PBR35A dropped arm back rests:   
  • For use in fully refurbished or new accessible toilets
  • Used in conjunction with grab rail attachments
  • Modular connected system that meets Australian Standards
  • Minimises clutter of unsightly flanges surrounding the grab rails
  • Designed for maximum strength and user confidence 
Options include a welded satin stainless steel back rest as a substitute for the PU back for installations at risk of vandalism. This option is available for both models.  


Grab Rail Combination Kits  

  • Fully welded construction in 304 grade satin stainless steel finish
  • Used with the JD MacDonald dropped arm back rests
  • Complies with AS1428.1-2009
  • Designed for the safety and security of the physically disabled
  • Attractive stainless steel cover plates conceal the flange fitting
  • Easy to install on most building surfaces