The ELK is an emergency lifting cushion designed to provide a safe, dignified lift and is recognised as a unique manual handling aid for professionals in a medical setting.
The ELK is an innovative piece of manual handling equipment, designed for single handed care. The fallen person can be quickly and safely lifted from the floor while reducing the risk of injury to both the medical professional and the individual themselves.
It is ideal for anyone who has fallen in a confined space: the person who has fallen can shuffle on to the cushion - or be rolled on from the recovery position - and then assisted to sit upright. With the touch of a button, the Elk inflates allowing the person to settle in a raised seated position ready to stand within minutes.
The ELK lifting cushion is ideal for care home professionals providing a key aid in aid for lifting in a pressurised environment, and particularly where people have fallen in confined spaces such as bathrooms, bedrooms or hallways. It is suitable for injured and non-injured individuals, including:
The ELK is a compact, battery powered lifting cushion.
If someone falls over and they can shuffle on to the cushion or be rolled on from the recovery position and assisted to sit upright then the Elk can then be inflated at the touch of a button with someone supporting the individual from behind to bring them to a raise seated position ready to stand.
This product includes the Airflo 24 compressor.
|Maximum User Weight:||
450kg (70 stone)
|Deflated Folded Dimensions:||
62cm x 26cm x 11.5cm
Mangar Health is a member of the Winncare Group