Excel Evacuation Stair Chairs from Evacusafe
Evacusafe’s Tracked Evacuation Stair Chairs are designed to enable the secure and comfortable evacuation of mobility impaired people in the event of an emergency, such as a fire. A person may be unable to evacuate their self from a building because of disability, an injury, mental health, pregnancy or other medical conditions. All Evacusafe evacuation chairs are designed for easy-of-use on stairways and fire escapes, in addition to along flat surfaces.
The Excel model is Evacusafe’s top selling Tracked Evacuation Stair Chair and upgrade to their Standard model with additional features for additional comfort and safety. Lightweight yet incredibly strong, the chair is suitable for people of varying size and weight, from small children up to bariatric; fully certified to a weight load of 500lbs. Specially designed tracks come into play on stairways, creating friction which acts as a brake to slow the descent and allow a smooth, controlled operation. Once ground level has been reached the care for folds away and the chair can be utilized as a temporary wheelchair. With a firm FLAT seat and armrests the evacuee can remain comfortable for long periods.
When not in use the chairs simply fold flat and are stored neatly on the wall with the hooks that are supplied. A tough plastic, long lasting cover is also provided as standard and this will help keep the equipment clean and able to be used.
These chairs can also be found in many commercial buildings, hospitals, care homes, hotels, restaurants, schools, shopping centers, government buildings and public buildings world wide; including the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, which is officially the world’s tallest building.
Key features and benefits:
- Ideal for stairway evacuation, either up or down stairs
- One-step setup offers fast deployments and ease of use
- Extremely versatile for optimum maneuverability
- Cushioned head rest
- Full chest give a boost to strap (quick release)
- Weight bearing arm rests
- Flat comfortable seat
- Leg give a boost to strap
- Foot rest
- Built in carry handles that can be utilized to go up stairs
- Foot operated brake
- Load capacity of 500lbs
- Wide, more comfortable chair
- Certified training packages available