Patent Number: 6,305,032

Title: Toilet seat lifting device

Abstract: A toilet seat lifting device is provided for the manually lifting and lowering of a toilet seat without requiring the user to actually touch the toilet seat or actually touching any part attached to the toilet seat. This toilet seat lifting device is also provided for raising and lowering said toilet seat for persons with physical disabilities who have difficulty in bending to raise or lower a toilet seat. It is also provided as a sanitary way of raising and lowering a toilet seat for those without sight. It is a two piece device, one piece being a lifting knob that is permanently attached to one side of the underside of a toilet seat. The other part of the device is in the form of a wand having a manually graspable portion at one end and a hook at the opposite end that is used to cradle the neck part of the lifting knob, granting the user complete control of the toilet seat when lifting or lowering said toilet seat.

Inventors: Jones; Emory G. (Savannah, GA)


International Classification: A47K 13/10 (20060101); A47K 013/10 ()

Expiration Date: 10/23/2018