Answers to some of the questions we often receive from customers about the Evacuator Compact portable wheelchair evacuation device. If you can't find an answer to your question, please feel free to contact us.
An occupant in a suitable wheelchair weighing up to 200kg.
No. The Evacuator Compact is designed to fit most standard manual self propelled wheelchairs that conform to BS ISO 7176 – 8. It does however need to have normal curved handles.
Yes, however the person or persons performing the evacuation must be properly trained and capable of carrying out the operation.
No but it is advisable to undertake regular inspections of the product and to check the bolt and tightening knob both periodically and during a long period of use.
Yes. Wheelchairs are designed for use on stairs and other challenging environments.
No. It can be left on the wheelchair of quickly and easily fitted and removed as required. The bag included has been designed to hang from the wheelchair handles.