The Savanah Raised Toilet Seat has a gentle downward slope toward the front that makes getting on and off the toilet easier. This design reduces the amount of bending required, making it easier for seniors and patients who are recovering after surgery allowing them to use the bathroom independently. Useful for elderly people with arthritis that need additional aid when using the bathroom. Also helpful after surgery and hip replacements for independence when using the toilet. Lightweight, all plastic construction offers strength, durability and warmth during use. Two L-shaped molded-plastic brackets keep the raised seat firmly on the toilet for safety and security during use. Fully sealed unit is simple to disinfect, just wipe clean with disinfectant. Designed to fit standard size toilets. Quick and easy to fit and remove the seat, securely bracketed to the toilet. Seat has overall dimensions of 14.75"W x 16"L. The bracket adjustment is 12” by 15”. Seat opening is 10.5"L x 8.25"W. Raised toilet seat has a weight capacity of 420 pounds.