Patient Hoist Equipment

The best patient lifting hoists for your home
The best patient lifting hoists for your home

Identifying and specifying patient lifting hoists for homes sometimes requires a little more consideration and thought in the way of…

Ceiling Track Hoist Servicing & Maintenance
Ceiling Track Hoist Servicing & Maintenance

As with most healthcare equipment, hoist servicing and maintenance is necessary to make sure the systems are up to scratch.…

What is a LOLER inspection?
What is a LOLER inspection?

For any employers and care environments who operate, own, or have control over patient lifting equipment, Lifting Operations and Lifting…

What is a detachable hoist?
What is a detachable hoist?

A detachable hoist, also sometimes referred to as a portable hoist, is a hoist that can be quickly removed from…

What is a hoist?
What is a hoist?

As a healthcare equipment specialist, many of the places we work in often require the installation of a hoist system. …

5 Tips for Specifying Hoists for SEN Schools
5 Tips for Specifying Hoists for SEN Schools

There are over 1,000 special educational needs (SEN) schools in the UK. These SEN schools educate and care for children…

Future-proofing Hamnavoe House in the Orkney Islands
Future-proofing Hamnavoe House in the Orkney Islands

We’ve recently installed and handed over 46 overhead hoist systems at Hamnavoe House, a newly built care home in Stromness,…

How do I choose the right ceiling track hoist system?
How do I choose the right ceiling track hoist system?

A ceiling track hoist system is a type of overhead hoist that is commonly used for moving and handling. The…

What is involved in ceiling track hoist training?
What is involved in ceiling track hoist training?

Anyone using a ceiling track hoist should have first received training, so they really know how to use the equipment.…

What you need to know about patient lifting hoist regulations in the UK
What you need to know about patient lifting hoist regulations in the UK

Whilst there aren’t necessarily any legal patient lifting hoist regulations, there are policies to adhere to and be mindful of…

How to choose the right patient lifting hoist sling
How to choose the right patient lifting hoist sling

Choosing the right patient lifting hoist sling for your client is very important in ensuring that they are as comfortable…

Improving patient comfort at the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
Improving patient comfort at the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability

Having just signed off on our work during phase one of the five-year refurbishment at the Grade II listed Royal…