Skil-Care Pinstripe White Gait Belt is made of two inches wide strong cotton webbing. It makes lifting, ambulation, and transfer easier and reduces the caregivers exposure to back injury. It is not to be used as a safety restraint in the wheelchair, chairs of any kind, or in bed. This gait belt is durable, completely launderable and effectively reduce the possibility of patient falls staff back injury. The nylon belts wipe clean and are not fluid absorbent.