Rugged, realistic in size, weight distribution and handling characteristics. Upgraded to a polyester fabric shell material. Manufactured using a flexible inner core and an outer shell. The Patient Handling Manikins totally eliminate the risk of the pinching associated with the joints of the plastic-bodied manikins. The inner core is weighted to human proportions using 4.4 lb packets of aggregate. For structural integrity, the packets are sewn to a nylon inner dummy with all the body parts (arms, legs, chest, etc.) held in place with polypropylene webbing.
The Patient Handling Manikin is ideal for Health & Safety and Fire Safety training scenarios within Hospitals, Nursing Homes and the Care Sector. Moving and handling exercises including early mobilisation, emergency evacuation and working with lifting/transfer/ evacuation equipment.
The Patient Handling Manikin is now recognised as an essential piece of equipment to help in preparing staff for an emergency evacuation within a Nursing Home or Hospital and the Disability Sector.
Phoenix STS offers an Evacuation Aid Instructors Course that is designed to be delivered over 3 modules. Learners can choose to complete all 3 modules or only the modules that are relevant to their environment. Module 1 is compulsory with modules 2 and 3 been optional. This course is conducted in line with the manufacturer’s recommendations and guidelines with a maximum of 2 learners per course.
(a) provide the necessary measures to be taken appropriate to the place of work for first aid, fire-fighting and the evacuation of employees and any other individual present in the place of work, taking account of the nature of the work being carried on and the size of the place of work