2018 Medilink East Midlands Business Awards

2018 Medilink East Midlands Business Awards

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We were delighted to have the opportunity to sponsor the award for Export Achievement at the prestigious Medilink East Midlands Business Awards this month, along with sister company Hospital Aids.

The business awards celebrate the achievements, breakthroughs and innovations of companies operating or moving into the healthcare, med tech or bioscience sector across five categories - Export achievement, Outstanding Achievement, Collaboration with the NHS, Start-Up and Innovation.

Three finalists were picked for each category with five companies crowned as winners on the night.

We’d like to congratulate all the winners and shortlisted companies of the night and especially to Charnwood…

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Launch of the UKs first dedicated Emergency Evacuation Seminar and Exhibition

Launch of the UKs first dedicated Emergency Evacuation Seminar and Exhibition

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We were delighted to have the opportunity to support and contribute to the UK's first dedicated Emergency Evacuation Seminar and Exhibition last month (2nd May 2018). 

Launched by TagEvac and held at Aviva’s prestigious headquarters in London, this was the first of a series of events which saw professionals from a range of organisations come together to learn and develop best practice for managing their evacuation needs. 

The next event is set to be held at The Fire Service College, Moreton-in-Marsh, Gloucestershire on  the 11th October 2018.  The Fire Service College specialise in equipping today’s firefighters and other emergency responders…

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Emergency Evacuation - Are you legally compliant???

Emergency Evacuation - Are you legally compliant???

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Recent fire related disasters have once again highlighted the need for thorough fire risk assessments, suitable fire safety precautions and procedures to be in place, to avoid loss of human life – as seen in the Grenfell Tower blaze.

Care home owners have legal responsibilities, under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, to ensure they have a detailed emergency plan for dealing with any fire situation.

This means carrying out a fire safety risk assessment that incorporates an emergency evacuation plan for all people likely to be on the premises, including disabled people, staff and visitors.

In no circumstances…

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Tagevac... a revolutionary way to manage your building evacuations

Tagevac... a revolutionary way to manage your building evacuations

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TagEvac is the simple, fast and safe way to manage the evacuation of your building. Using a system of magnetic tags, zone stations and a central control board, TagEvac® gives fire wardens/marshals and Fire & Rescue Services real time information about a buildings evacuation process and eliminates the need for time consuming roll calls.

How it works:

Prior to installation, each building must first be split into controllable evacuation zones.

A tag station, containing a removable metal tag, is then placed in a fixed location outside that zone. Each zone is colour coded and has a unique reference. The tag…

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Successful launch of the ErgoRaiser

Successful launch of the ErgoRaiser

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We had a fantastic few days at the National Back Exchange Conference where we successfully launched our new ergonomic limb support - the ErgoRaiser. It was a privilege to have the Ergoraisers designer, Linda Darwent -  Chartered Physiotherapist and Back Care Adviser, with us during the conference to share her expertise and thoughts behind the creation of this unique limb support with delegates.

On day 1 of the conference we invited delegates to join us in raising a glass to the successful completion of the project and held on the stand demonstrations to showcase the Ergoraiser’s versatility and possible applications…

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Spectrum at the movies

Spectrum at the movies

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We were very excited to supply laboratory chairs for the recent blockbuster Doctor Strange, which were used in the hospital scenes throughout the movie. It's not often you pay real attention to the props in the background but we certainly were while watching this film!

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The ErgoRaiser Is Here!

The ErgoRaiser Is Here!

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Spectrum Healthcare (UK) Ltd is delighted to announce the long anticipated launch of their exciting new ergonomically designed limb support . . . the ErgoRaiser™,  - sister product to the highly successful ErgoKneeler™.What is the ErgoRaiser?

The ErgoRaiser is a modular limb support designed to address the postural and comfort needs of both patient/client and practitioner. It is easy to use, has superior infection control properties and low maintenance costs.

Offering a versatile range of elevations and angles of support, the unique ErgoRaiser™ can provide comfortable support for a limb from either floor level or from raised surfaces such…

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Foothealth 2017 Conference

Foothealth 2017 Conference

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We had a fantastic (but very sweaty) few days at the Foothealth Conference in sunny Kettering this week where we were once again showing the ErgoKneeler and sister product the ErgoRaiser (which is being launched soon we promise!!).

This year we also had our fabulous and very colourful OneLegs for sale on the stand, which proved very popular among delegates.  Lots of very happy domiciliary nurses walked away with one to replace their rickety old fishing stools for their visits , which we are sure will be a great conversation piece with clients. 

It was an absolute pleasure to spend…

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Apos Brno appointed as sole distributor for Spectrum Healthcare

Apos Brno appointed as sole distributor for Spectrum Healthcare

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Following our recent visit to the PYROS exhibition in Czech Republic, we are excited to announce that Apos Brno have been appointed the official sole distributor for Spectrum Healthcare in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.

International director Steve Clark said: “This decision was made as the result of the hard work that Dr Vladimir Vala and the whole team at Apos Brno have put into promoting our products and opening new doors through Exhibitions, Seminars and Conferences etc. during the last few years.

I’d like to take this opportunity to thank the whole team at Apos Brno for their continued…

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PYROS International Fair for Fire Fighting Equipment and Security Technology 2017

PYROS International Fair for Fire Fighting Equipment and Security Technology 2017

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International Sales and Marketing Director Steve Clark is currently in the Czech Republic supporting our distributor, Apos Brno, at the PYROS Fair in Brno.

PYROS International Fair for Fire Fighting Equipment and Security Technology, is a specialised security & defense Trade fair designed for professionals concerned with fire prevention and protection, rescue systems, and health, life and property protection.

The four day event provides leading manufacturers and suppliers of fire and rescue related products and services, the opportunity to meet with professionals such as company officers, training officers, firefighters, fire and EMS chiefs, and disaster responders.

The fair is number…

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