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Major distribution opportunity at world leading Assistive Technology event

21 September 2010

UK based company Evacusafe, who manufacture an innovative evacuation chair for mobility impaired people...

are looking to source new distributors at this year’s Rehacare exhibition, in Germany (6TH – 9TH October, 2010)

At the event, which is the premier international exhibition for assistive technologies, Evacusafe will be showcasing their Evacusafe chair - the latest in emergency escape chairs.

The chair has been specially designed to help people in wheelchairs, Injuries, pregnancy or who have mobility problems, get out of buildings quickly and easily.  It offers a simple, reliable and practical solution by being lightweight and running on a friction controlled track. 

Evacusafe can be manoeuvred down stairs easily and smoothly in an emergency, and can be controlled by one or two people. There is no heavy lifting and once the chair has been used it can be moved quickly to a place of safety away from the emergency.

Easy to use and set up, each Evacusafe chair comes with arm rests, a seat belt, a cushioned head rest and brakes for ultimate safety and comfort.  It also has sturdy hooks, a highly visible overhead sign and a protective cover. 

Everyone who buys an Evacusafe chair is given a comprehensive training manual and CD to show them how to set up and operate the chair.  Full training packages can also be supplied including ‘train the trainer’, which allows companies to cascade the training down to their employees.

The Evacusafe chair is currently only sold in the UK direct by the company, Evacusafe would like to use the Rehacare show as a platform to source international distributors.

Paul Mitchell, Managing Director of Evacusafe, said: “We are seeking distributors across Europe, who can not only distribute the chair but also supply the training packages in different languages.   We are keen to use the event to meet with international companies.”

The Evacusafe chair meets all current UK / EEC Fire Safety Regulations and Disability Discrimination legislation.  It also helps organisations meet their duty of care in risk assessments and emergency evacuation procedures.

Evacusafe sell the Evacusafe chair to a large number of organisations across the UK including hotels, hospitals, government buildings, banks, office blocks, schools, colleges, universities and health and safety organisations.

If you are interested in becoming a distributor of the Evacusafe chair and would like to speak to the company before the Rehacare exhibition please contact Paul Mitchell or Tony Gill on Office +44(0)8706093230 Mobile +44(0)7830343820 or email them at

During the event they will be showcasing the chair in hall 3 at stand A-70A  in the British pavilion.

For more information about Evacusafe or to view a DVD visit


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