Evac+Chair International are the world’s leading supplier and original manufacturer of evacuation chairs. The chairs are designed to accommodate disabled or mobility impaired people, allowing them to descend a staircase(s) in an emergency situation without the need of great physical strength or lifting.
As a Class 1 Medical Device, an Evac+Chair should be regularly serviced and maintained to ensure its safe operation. This requirement is included within the Puwer Regulation. To help clients meet this legal requirement Evac+Chair International offers and annual service contract, ServiCare. In addition to an annual service the ServiCare contract also includes one additional call to sire during the year.
With over 35 years’ experience, Evac+Chair have become a leading specialist in emergency evacuation, ensuring their customers comply fully with health and safety regulations, this can range from providing products, advising on the legalities that surround evacuation planning and deployment to specific training and regular maintenance.
Evac+Chair launches new range Evac+Chair is launching a new range of evacuation chairs, which enhances passenger safety and comfort and further demonstrates the brand’s commitment to improving building safety for all.
Building safety bill makes all accountable Ges Wallace, Managing Director at Evac+Chair International, discusses the draft for the Building Safety Bill and what it could mean for the future of our built environment.
The Changing Nature of Risk Whitepaper Experts from fire, facilities management and health and safety, joined Evac+Chair International, the world’s leading supplier and manufacturer of evacuation chairs, to debate the Changing Nature of Risk at a roundtable event in Birmingham.
Evacuation Chair for Corporate Events With the Rugby World Cup in mid flow, now seems like the perfect time to let you know about evacuation chair hire from Evacusafe for corporate events across the UK.
Evac+Chair International to exhibit at the Hotel Show in Dubai After a highly successful year of events and shows, Birmingham based company Evac+Chair International will be attending The Hotel Show in Dubai from the 28th to the 30th September, which is the ultimate showcase of the world’s leading hospitality solutions.
Evac+Chair International announce new division – Sigma Fire & Security Birmingham based Evac+Chair International, leading manufacturer of emergency equipment, has announced they will be launching Sigma Fire & Security; a new part of the Emergency Solutions products and services, which will be headed up by Ges Wallace who has over 30 years’ experience within the industry.
Wales Air Ambulance suited in style with ParAid Medical Helicopter charity, Wales Air Ambulance, a life-saving emergency treatment and transport provider, has recently revamped its flight operator uniforms with the latest paramedic suits manufactured by ParAid Medical.
The changing landscape of evacuation plans Evac+Chair International are urging businesses and organisations around the UK to be aware of their legal responsibility in properly evacuating all employees – not just those who use wheelchairs or are temporarily or permanently disabled.
O2 Academy Music Group nationwide sings a safe tune O2 Academy venues throughout the UK, all of which host a variety of widely attended events, including concerts and other live gigs, have purchased specialist evacuation chairs from Evac+Chair International. The chairs will assist in the safe descent of those individuals unable to navigate stairs in an emergency.
Forth Valley College achieves safety with distinction The entire campus network of Forth Valley College, Scotland’s fifth largest college, is now fitted with specialist evacuation chairs to provide a safer escape for students and staff with mobility problems in an emergency.
Emergency stairway evacuation chairs Evac+Chair International is an organisation focused on creating emergency product solutions for the mobility impaired and we are the world’s leading manufacturer of emergency stairway evacuation chairs.
New appointments support Evac+Chair in Scotland Evac+Chair International, the UK’s leading provider of specialist evacuation chair systems, has appointed two new members of staff to provide full support to its Scottish customer base.
Evac+Chair International achieves highest quality standard Evac+Chair International has been awarded the ISO 13485:2003 standard, in recognition of the company’s achievement in setting the highest quality standards for the manufacture of its complete range of specialist medical devices, which includes the country’
Businesses must make time to train and practise Businesses and organisations around the UK are putting staff and visitors at serious risk by not taking those who are mobility-impaired in to account when carrying out evacuation drills.
Safe escape for Royal Latin School pupils The Royal Latin School in Buckinghamshire is to install hi-tech evacuation chairs after reviewing its safety policies and identifying the need for additional emergency aid for mobility-impaired students and visitors.
Primary Care Trust ensures safe evacuation for all Evac+Chair International has provided NHS Halton and St Helens’ Primary Care Trust (PCT) with a simple and cost effective means of evacuating all staff and patients from its clinics and health centres in an emergency.
Twickenham wins with Evac+Chair Evac+Chairs from Evac+Chair International are now in place at Twickenham Stadium to provide a quick and safe means of emergency stairway descent for mobility impaired visitors.
Big Brands install Innovative Disable Evacuation M&S, Debenhams and Virgin Active are just a few of the big names who have installed the innovative evacuation chair that allows people suffering from diabilities a quick and safe escape.
Leading health club fit for evacuation Evac+Chair has been specified by gym and health club chain Fitness First as part of the company's evacuation strategy for the mobility impaired.
Management buyout at Evac+Chair International Mark Wallace is the new managing director of Evac+Chair International following a management buyout on 19 March 2008. Predecessor Barry Scholes is maintaining an active role in the company as director of finance and export.