POD Rescue Stretcher

Manufactured by heightec

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Product Description

  • Versatile rescue stretcher with patented integral casualty harness. Lightweight and supremely portable.
  • The POD rescue stretcher can be used for both horizontal and vertical lifting for rescue from a wide range of confined, exposed or high locations.
  • It features a patented integral casualty harness with single quick connect buckle to secure casualty. Tested to dynamic performance requirements of EN361:2002 (full body fall arrest harness) with mass of 140 kg falling 4 m. The harness is fully adjustable to to fit a wide range of casualty sizes.
  • Durable semi-ridged plastic base with a low friction construction allows the POD stretcher to easily slide or drag over surfaces.
  • A key feature of the POD rescue stretcher is that it is spine board compatible, whilst retaining full functionality of the integral harness.
  • When in use, the integral harness is always connected to the lifting points whether in horizontal or vertical lift for complete casualty security.
  • The orientation can be modified by adjusting the lifting bridle to pivot the stretcher between horizontal and vertical position, for passage through complex/confined spaces.
  • The POD also features an integrated head restraint and foot stirrup, five casualty restraint straps for quick and secure fitting to the casualty.
  • 8 low profile handles reduce the risk of snagging, allowing multiple handlers to manoeuvre stretcher through difficult environments.
  • X-Ray translucent and CT scanner “friendly”. It is also infection control compliant with washable base sheet and removable textile components for disinfection and replacement.
  • 10 year lifespan for all parts, textile and plastic.
  • Product registered with UK Competent Authority, MHRA, Class 1 Medical Device.
  • Replacement Stretcher Bridle available to purchase separately.
  • Supplied with KARI 50 durable PVC storage bag.
  • Patented GB 2 403 422.

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