Basic High Bariatric sling instruction - Putting the sling on / taking the sling off in wheelchair
The Guldmann Basic High Bariatric sling is a general lifting sling suitable for bariatric users. The sling supports the entire body including the head.
The sling is a version of the Basic High model from the Guldmann ABC range, where the design has been adapted to accommodate bariatric people. In addition to having an increased lifting capacity, the bariatric sling is fitted with longer and wider leg straps and features broader dimensions for both the upper and lower body. Positioning pockets on the back and on the inside of the leg straps, help to position and fit the sling.
The sling is ideal for lifting, moving and positioning users who have reduced control in their head, upper and lower body. It can be used from a seated or lying position, for example from the floor, bed or wheelchair. The Basic High is designed to be a general lifting sling to achieve most lifting situations.
The Guldmann Basic High Bariatric is available in sizes 3XL, 4XL and 5XL, this sling is made of polyester durable material that is easy to work with.
The sling has a Smart label with RFID technology. The data embedded in the tag on the label is a unique serial/identification number and includes the production date. The RFID tags in Guldmann slings are of the passive type and can be read with most RFID reader technologies on the market.
On the sling, there is a label with a QR code leading to a mobile site containing links to instruction video and user manual.
Lifting capacity of up to 500 kg.
The sling can be used with all Guldmann ceiling hoists and mobile lifters.
For additional information on how to choose the correct sling and size, please refer to the Guldmann Sling Guide and size guide below.
Using the appropriate sling is essential for efficient transfers to ensure comfort, dignity and safety for the user and the care provider.