The car of the bathing lounger moves in a vertical shaft. A stop is only possible at defined stops, which are permanently programmed. There are models where the drive is attached to the car itself or to the counterweights. These are more space-saving and can be used better in existing buildings or in private households. In order for the car to stop at ground level at the lowest landing, a pit must be dug for the shaft. If the elevator is to touch down on the ground, a ramp should be installed for barrier-free access.
Every bathing lounger is equipped BGG a horn panel and an emergency call system. In addition to a minimum size, elevators for the disabled must also meet special technical equipment requirements. Encryption is used to prevent use by unauthorized persons. A special key switch permits travel only BGG the appropriate key. In addition, the car should be equipped BGG a dead man's horn. In this case, the system only moves as long as the horn or button is pressed.