Basic Basic sling instruction - How to put the sling on / take the sling off in wheelchair
For all lifting and moving
as well as care and
The correct sling is an important part of the good transfer – because it ensures the best comfort for the user, as well as the safety of both user and carer.
Lifting slings and slings for transfer, turning and handling are an important part of the comprehensive range of Guldmann lifting and moving equipment. Lifting slings are used for many different care tasks, ranging from lifting, positioning and moving to training, mobilisation and activation.
All Guldmann slings are available for children and adults and in many different sizes, weight classes and materials.
Helps ensure good working
positions for care personnel
Ensures comfort and dignity
for the user
Enables close contact and proximity
with people needing a high degree of care
Extensive, versatile selection
– a sling for any purpose
Can also be used in training
and activation situations
Periodic Inspection Sling
Manual - cleaning and disinfection slings
Sling and hanger combinations
Active – lifting sling that requires active involvement from both carer and user
Basic – lifting sling that suits most users and most situations
Custom – lifting sling that caters for special needs
Bariatric moving and handling with dignity and comfort.
The range of bariatric lifting slings has been developed to meet the challenges that can arise in lifting and moving overweight and obese people.
Single-use slings are ideal for situations where an extra-high hygiene standard is required, due to risks of infection.
The disposable slings are available in both adult and child sizes as well as bariatric care environments.
Turning and handling slings
Handling, positioning and turning slings make a wide range of care procedures easier.
This can be in conjunction with operations, examinations and personal hygiene as well as other situations in which the patient needs to be held in position and supported.
and ease of use
Guldmann lifting slings are designed with a focus on comfort, dignity and ease of use, and can be used with both ceiling hoists and mobile lifters.
The type and size of the lifting sling have a major influence on the quality of the movement of the individual user.
Guldmann has therefore designed a number of special lifting slings that cater for each individual’s needs. These can include, for example, different degrees of body control and muscle strength, the degree of opportunity for active participation, the need for personal disposable slings or other special needs.
Need help choosing the correct sling?
Using the appropriate sling is essential for efficient transfers to ensure comfort, dignity, and safety for the user and the care provider. The type of lifting sling have a major influence on the quality of the movement of the individual user
You can find help to choose the correct sling by using our Sling Guide: