Alternative Chest Support Chair 4545


Ideal for back sufferers and thoses with coccyx pain

The Support Alternative is an ideal solution for users wishing to relieve strain on their backs whilst working in a forward leaning position.

Tasks, such as teaching, at low desks leaning over children's work. It is also suitable for doctors, dentists, chiropodists and podiatrists.

*We stock it in Vinyl Black


€650.67incl VAT

Prices quoted are ex VAT

Relieve coccyx pain with the Chest Support Chair for working leaning forward KOS Dublin Ireland

Coccyx sufferers find it helpful as it relieves the pressure on the coccyx.

The unique chest support allows you to lean forward and take the weight off the spine whilst supporting a more natural curve. 


The design of the chest support does not obstruct movement of the arms and can be adjusted in height to suit the individual.


The Support Alternative comes with one lever, allowing varying angle of the seat and backrest.

This gives the user the benefit of adjusting their position to suit their needs when working at various heights and tasks.


The addition of the seat angle adjustment gives the user additional scope for placing the angle of the seat in just the right place, increasing comfort.  It can be used as a sit-stand support stool or for chest support.





Suitable for individuals up to 120kg

We stock it in Vinyl Black




Width 220 mm


Height 260 mm



Width 350 mm


Depth 350 mm


Seat Height.


approx 580 - 825mm


Optional Gas Stems for approximate Seat Heights.


500 - 680mm


430 - 560mm


390 - 525mm


Lead time approximately 5 weeks



In stock, goods will be dispatched from our ware house within 2-3 business days.


Box delivery with our courier.


Returns policy.


In the event of receiving this chair damaged on delivery please let us know within 24 hours of receipt so that you can make a valid claim.


If you change you mind on purchase, please notify us within 14 day of purchase should you wish to return items.  You will need to ring for a Returns Note Number, which you will need to quote when returning items.   Goods must be unused, unopened, in a saleable condition and in their original packaging. 


If the item has been sent in error or is defective KOS will arrange collection and return.  Otherwise the onus is on the customer to arrange and pay for the return of the items.


Refunds will be issued on receipt of returned goods in saleable condition.

Alternative Support Chair 4545


The  alternative support chair is a great chair for coccyx pain. It has a tiltable seat, which allows you to sit on it ‘back to front’. It has a chest support , instead of a back, and you lean onto this when you sit, to lift the coccyx off the seat. It is height adjustable, and comfortable enough for use all day. I have felt a noticeable difference the moment I sat in it.”

Mary B.

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