"We are thrilled about having RehaMed join the S.R. Smith family" said Rich Laitta, President & CEO of S.R. Smith. "One of our goals, as a business, is to deliver first class residential and commercial deck equipment solutions to our customers and RehaMed's line of pool lifts helps us make meaningful progress towards that goal."

RehaMed was founded in 1996 by John Caden with the goal of improving the quality of life for people with disabilities. Since inception, RehaMed has built a reputation for excellence in the manufacturing of swimming pool accessibility equipment.

"We are excited to become part of the rich tradition that is S.R. Smith," said John Caden, "S.R. Smith's channel strengths and product portfolio match up very well with RehaMed and will allow us to reach a broader set of customers with a powerful suite of products."