The STAIRMAX is a unique and cost saving mobile lifting aid for active wheelchair drivers, which enables them to climb up and down straight stairs with landings in their own wheelchair without attendant’s help. All functions can be carried out by means of lifting and lowering the track-laying device underneath the adapted wheelchair. Turning around on the landing is achieved by means of the drive wheels. No optical and architectural changes in the staircase have to be made – thus eliminating the need for building permits.Every active wheelchair driver will find safe and reliable partner in this battery-run lifting device. Technical construction and operation are easy. Safety was the leading principle during construction. The Stairmax combines mobility and flexibility to offer the user a new quality of independent living.