Category: Architects Technical Information
OT200: Retrospective Fit to Existing Hoist Track
Posted on November 3, 2015
OpeMed Explained – Our Solutions for Transfer and Care
Posted on October 23, 2015
Working with the CAE
What is an XY Ceiling Hoist System or H System
Posted on September 7, 2015
Patient Transfer in Rehab & Hydrotherapy
Posted on September 2, 2015
Patient Ceiling Hoist Track for Nursing Homes
Posted on August 26, 2015
Hoist Track Installed Flush in Ceiling
Posted on June 29, 2015
Transfer Equipment Training Sessions with OpeMed
Posted on June 24, 2015
Providing Inclusive Products and Design Elements
Posted on June 15, 2015
Ceiling Hoists & Pocket Doors (Sliding Doors)
Posted on May 6, 2015
Ceiling Track H Systems for Low Ceilings
Posted on April 24, 2015
Find us on Constructionline
Posted on April 18, 2015
Helping Clients With Ceiling Track Hoist Design
Posted on April 17, 2015
Designing Disabled Access to Swimming Pools
Posted on April 1, 2015
LOLER Test and Weight Test for Patient Hoists
Posted on March 27, 2015
Ceiling Hoist Track with Different Height Ceilings
Posted on February 2, 2015
LOLER Testing for Lifting Equipment
Posted on January 26, 2015
LOLER Testing Approval Updates
The LOLER test is a fundamental consideration when using any lifting device. Within the OpeMed equipment range, equipment such as the OT200C ceiling hoist, the OpeMax 500 floor lift and the OpeMed pool hoist all must consider a 6 monthly LOLER test. LOLER applies to lifting equipment and builds on the requirements of the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER).
Who does the LOLER test effect?
- People who use any lifting equipment provided at work
- The user of people at work
- The employers of people who use equipment
- Those who represent the above people
- People who act as a competent person in the examination of lifting equipment
Ceiling Hoist Pre-Installation Requirements
Posted on January 15, 2015
Flat Spaces Accessible Holiday Home
Posted on January 9, 2015
Accessible Holiday Home Collaboration with OpeMed
We are delighted to announce our collaboration with the innovative team from Flat Spaces, a charity set up to design and build holiday rental properties which have 100% accessibility throughout.
Having built a great relationship with the passionate team at Flat Spaces we have experienced first hand the importance of a well designed and considered property will full accessibility. It has been suggested by research that “many disabled people and their families never go on holiday for fear of being able to cope”, a key driver behind Flat Spaces. The pilot for the accessible holiday home has been created as the founder; Tom Yendell’s own residence as working proof of the high quality and disabled user friendly environment.
Expertise in Design and Technical Information
Posted on October 24, 2014
OpeMed Provide the Expertise in Design and Technical Information for Any Project
As trusted manufacturers and leading project managers of Patient Hoists and Assisted Bathing, OpeMed specialise in offering expertise in design and the highest quality service to our clients. In order to ensure accuracy and professional end results, we provide CAD drawings and detailed illustrations for all projects.
Our product specialists provide free of charge product demonstrations, site surveys and consultancy to prescribe the right equipment for the user and within the right environment.
The image shows a variety of Ceiling Hoist Track (or Patient Ceiling Hoist) manufactured and designed by OpeMed. We have the ability to create bespoke track for any project and our track options include but are not limited to: straight lengths, curved tracking, XY systems (H frame) for full room coverage, turntables and gate systems.