A Practical Solution
Specifically designed for transferring people in and out of vehicles from either wheelchairs or mobility scooters – the Milford Person hoist offers a practical solution to those with little or no mobility. It can be fitted to most types of vehicle, including even the smallest car – the system can also be used in the home or office using a smartbase or wall brackets.
The hoist itself consists of a lightweight aluminium frame weighing as little as 8kg, a comfortable padded canvas sling which will gently lift users to and from their vehicle, a powerful electronic motor providing effortless lifting, and the Milford smartbase which allows easy transfers wherever you go. Operation is straightforward via means of an easy to use control box, a touch of the button lifts or lowers the sling, there is also an emergency switch and an optional manual operation button.
It is most commonly fitted to the passenger side of the vehicle although can it can also be fitted to the driver’s side. There are various different sizes of sling available lifting up to as much as 23stone/146kg in weight.
We always recommend a practical demonstration to our customers to ensure the product is comfortable for the individual and fits their vehicle appropriately.