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Here you will find articles that focus on key aspects of manual handling including product use, training and education, along with opinion, expertise, advice and information on a wide range of industry challenges and topics.

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Toileting Slings: Minimising the Risks

In any moving and handling situation it is imperative to assess and mitigate any risks to both patient and carer provider. This is especially important when using lift and sling combinations. And even more so [...]

11 February 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: |

In-Situ Slings: A Greater Understanding

What is an in-situ sling? In-situ slings are a type of sling that, given appropriate risk assessment, can be left in place underneath a user for an extended period following transfer. Aptly named and sometimes [...]

6 November 2020|Categories: Blog|