The LINE2design EMS, Emergency Evacuation Standard 2 wheel stair chair, comes with a heavy duty orange vinyl protective cover that is durable and easy to clean along with 3 heavy duty quick release restraint straps to secure individuals during transport or while moving the patient up or down stairs. This stair chair features 2 – 5″ rear wheels that make for easy transport on most surfaces, as well as front and back handles for easier handling, the back 2 handles are used to support the chair while moving the patient, the back two handles are non-locking and used for upward lift. The front two handles on the evacuation stair chair, telescope out and lock into place to provide the best possible leverage when lifting the patient. The 3 safety straps should be used at all times while a patient is in the chair and it is recommended to always use the standard 2 wheel stair chair with 2 people for added safety.
By July 1st, 2019, all residential care facilities for the elderly must have an evacuation chair at each stairwell as part of their emergency and disaster plans.
350 lb capacity per chair