Bariatric EvacMat

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The Bariatric EvacMat is a wall-mounted wipe clean; flexible stretcher used to evacuate a bariatric patient or resident. The Bariatric EvacMat provides a solution to body mass stabilisation, whilst enabling staff to slide the patient or resident to safety, including via staircases, without the need for any heavy lifting, that provides excellent protection for the patient or resident and staff.

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Easy to use colour coded cross straps keep the patient or resident securely wrapped with their body weight held in place; this helps to make the movement of the Bariatric EvacMat more stable. Due to its many ladder handles the personnel involved can adopt and keep a good working posture, reducing the risk of injury to themselves.

It’s tough; slippery Polyethylene baseboard allows it to be moved easily over indoor and outdoor surfaces for horizontal and vertical evacuation.


  • Beware of imitations or equipment that has not received third party certification; you cannot afford your evacuation aid to fail when in use.
  • The genuine Bariatric EvacMat is fitted with seat-belt style IMMI buckles.
  • When considering the selection of an evacuation aid, it is also essential to determine the particular risks that staff may encounter utilising such equipment.
  • This includes pulling handles that are too short for staff to move safely, particularly when descending stairs.
  • Another critical element of an evacuation aid is its construction method; you need to be confident that the device you have chosen is robust, and offers protection to the patient or resident when they are being evacuated.

A product information DVD is available;  it is not intended to substitute for training as no DVD can correct handling errors or bad habits.

Certified training is also available on this product:  Evacuation Aid Training Course.

Phoenix STS is the only company in Ireland authorised to deliver “train the trainer” courses on the use of the Bariatric EvacMat.

Bariatric Evacmat

Since the changes to the Fire Services Act 1981 in 2003, the Fire Service is no longer obliged to provide a “complete evacuation service” for premises, thus placing the onus upon the business owner and changes in the ‘Disability Act’ – which now states that everyone must have the same right of evacuation in an emergency.

  • Tough slippery base enables the Bariatric EvacMat to be moved over any indoor or outdoor surface
  • The occupant is securely held and cocooned in place
  • Coloured code cross straps
  • Four side ladder handles and short positioning handles
  • Head and foot ladder handles
  • Four anchor points
  • Easy clean after use
  • Packed: 64cm x 37cm x 37cm approx
  • Unrolled: 230cm x 244cm
  • Base: Polyethylene board
  • Material: Flame retardant anti-bacterial PVC
  • Weight: 9kg
  • Working load limit: 350kg
Fire Industry Association of Ireland

About Us

Phoenix STS Ltd t/s Phoenix Safety Training Services provides bespoke first aid, health and safety, fire safety training, and consulting services countrywide to meet our client’s needs. By offering a systematic professional approach through the integration of theoretical and practical tailored programmes, incorporating your training policies and organisational goals, we guarantee compliance and ensure a safer working environment. We also offer a wide range of  RoSPAIATPIFEIIRSM & CPD approved courses; and have a retail business sourcing and supplying specialist evacuation and training equipment.