Med Sled

Med Sled is a durable, cost effective, no-lift evacuation device. Featuring a unique tethered breaking system, it allows emergency workers to evacuate individuals 3 times their own weight down stairwells, in a smooth and controlled manner.

Ideal for use in hospitals, care facilities, schools and universities or as an alternative to evacuation chairs.

  • Stairwell braking system for a safe controlled stair descent.
  • Enables ‘send and receive’ stair evacuation helping to reduce the risk of manual handling injuries to the operator.
  • Three securing cross straps with metal side release buckles (plastic buckles on First Call funeral sled).
  • Foot-end T-strap for extra security.
  • Two foot-end pulling straps.
  • 8 carry/positioning handles.
  • 100% assembled and ready to use for both horizontal and vertical evacuation.
  • Can hold IV bags, oxygen, bedding and other necessary life sustaining equipment.
  • Decon capable.
  • Comes complete with carry bag with shoulder strap.
  • All sleds safety tested to: 450kg.
  • Recommended safe working load: 120kg for two people (when not using braking system).

96.5cm x 23cm approx.


203cm x 91.5cm approx


4.5kg approx

Safety tested to


Safe working load

120kg two people (when not using braking system)


High density Polyethylene


Standard Med Sled – Red
First Call Funeral Sled – Black

  • Youth (children under 5ft).
  • Adult.
  • Bariatric
  • Funeral (black)
  • 1 Kingsthorpe Business Centre
    63 Studland Road
    Kingsthorpe, Northampton
    NN2 6NE
    United Kingdom