PowerLift and Levigait have come together to create a safe lifting program for Fire and EMS
Levigait has created a bariatric gait belt built and designed for lifting patients safely from the ground. The founder and creator is Mike Philips, a firefighter for nearly 20 years. Paired with the PowerLift safe lifting techniques the Levigait People Mover can save departments from career ending injuries.
DID YOU KNOW?
- EMT’s suffer 10.3 injuries per 100 full-time employees (nearly 3x national average) – Dept of Interior
- Back injuries are the #1 career ending injury in EMS.
- 50% of EMS caregivers will have a back injury during their career.
- 50 percent of IAFF early retirements are due to back injuries.
- Average workers comp back injury claim costs between $40,000- $80,000 per occurrence.
- Healthcare ONLY back injury costs (direct and indirect) are estimated @ $20 Billion /year. -OSHA.
- Fits up to 100 ” waist size
- 7″ Wide Belt – Larger Than Standard Belts
- 9 Handles For Convenient Lifting & Optimal Lifting Form
- Greater Control While Lifting
- Fewer Injuries To Patient, Emergency Responders & Caregivers
- Patient DOES NOT need to be lifted to use the device
- Minimizes pressure points and skin tears
- Waterproof For Easy Cleaning
- Superior Patient/Movement Control
One armed lift with the Levigait People Mover
2-person lift with Levigait People Mover
3-person lift with Levigait People Mover
The People Mover is compact and easy to store
Check Out The PowerLift/Levigait Brochure
Learn more about how PowerLift Safety Training and the Levigait People Mover will help your department reduce strain and sprain injuries today!
PEOPLE MOVER BENEFITS
Maximum Convenience & Flexibility For Emergency Responders,
Healthcare Providers, Physical Therapists, and Family Caregivers
Get Your People Mover Today!
Injuries while lifting on the job come without any warning. Departments need to be proactive in ensuring the safety of the brave men and woman that serve their communities day in and out. Don’t wait! Buy the Levigait People Mover today!
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