Moving & Handling


Moving and Handling

Leg Lifter, Banana Board, Handling Belt, Swivel Cushion, Slide Sheet

 

 

 

Leg raiserLeg Lifter
Helps clients move legs safely following hip injury. Raise or lower legs with the Leg Lifter. Ideal for clients with weak hip flexors following total hip replacements. The 820mm (32″) aluminium rod with 220mm (8.5″) loop foot hold are covered with 25mm (1″) wide nylon webbing. Rod bends easily to accommodate any foot. Weighs only 71g (2.5oz.).

Banana BoardBanana Board
The Quintal Banana Board has been used in the manual handling of patients for many years. Its boomerang shape allows side to side transfers in both unassisted and assisted seated transfers. The Quintal Banana Board is NOT designed for lifting but is designed to be used for seated patient transfers across gaps no wider than the inside of the anti-slip pads. The boards have a single hand hold to assist with both positioning and transport and they provide low friction movement and offer independence in individual use. Length 730mm (28.75″).Width 250mm (9.75″)

Handling BeltHandling Belt
Patient Handling Belts help enable the carer to gain a very safe grip, and the ability to maintain a safe posture and control the patient in a safer way by bringing them closer to the carer. For the patients the belts are comfortable to wear and give a feeling of added security during transfers. The inner fabric of the belt is breathable and soft if placed near to the skin, it is also non-slip against clothing. Machine washable at 71 degree.

Swivel CushionSwivel Cushion
A superior, padded, safety swivel cushion. Made from plastic with a smooth turning action. A removable washable ‘fleece’ cover and attachable safety belt for car use are included. Can be used in car, on dining chair, or bed etc. 381mm (15″) diameter.

Slide SheetSlide Sheet
This Anti Slip Glide Sheet helps a person with rotating and repositioning when getting in and out of bed, whilst also helping to prevent any slippage off the bed. This Glide Sheet has an anti-slip panel, which reduces the risk of the person sliding forward. It is essential that the product is only used by people with good upper sitting balance.