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 time with the wonderful Hannah Ensor, Kids & Teens Patron…

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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 hard work…

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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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Newgrange Care Home Fire

Newgrange Care Home Fire

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A "fierce fire" at a care home has left two people dead - with a further 33 having to be rescued from the collapsing building.

The blaze gutted Newgrange Care Home in Cadmore Lane, Cheshunt, after it broke out at about 05:50 BST. Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue service said 12 fire engines were sent to the care home and that an "excellent effort" had been made by everyone involved in the rescue.

Despite firefighters launching a "challenging" rescue operation, they were unable to save everyone inside. Three needed hospital treatment for minor burns and smoke inhalation, the fire service said.

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Spectrum Healthcare at the College of Podiatry conference 2016

Spectrum Healthcare at the College of Podiatry conference 2016

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We had a fantasticfew days at the College of Podiatry Conference, which is currently being held at the SECC in Glasgow. The conference is a great opportunity for companies that develop and supply products, equipment and services that support the podiatry sector to showcase their fantastic new innovations.

We recieved a huge amount of interest in our ergonomic range over the two days and it was great to see so many happy, enthusiastic people. Once again, the prototype of our latest innovation the ErgoRaiser has been a massive hit amongst delegates and it has been an honor to have the inventor…

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Occupational Therapy Show 2016

Occupational Therapy Show 2016

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This week we are at the Occupational Therapy Show being held at the NEC, Birmingham, 23-24th November. We will have a selection of low height seating solutions designed to assist the user in managing the postural stressing associated with working at a low level, helping to reduce the cumulative strain and promote musculoskeletal health.

Find us at Stand B62 to view our range - Including the prototype to our ergonomic leg raiser the Ergoraiser, and talk to our representatives.

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New Work Chair Range Available

New Work Chair Range Available

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Techsit C-Tech Clean Room Chair

Ergonomically designed work chair featuring anti-static, conductive and cleanroom compatibility, specifically developed with employee’s safety, comfort and productivity in mind. For use in electronic, pharmaceutical and medical industry settings.

Upholstered in black, soft and easy to clean vinyl with anti-microbial and conductive properties. Available in two sizes, a high chair featuring ESD glides and a foot ring, or a low chair on ESD castors, with the choice of either brake loaded or soft tyre castors depending on the work area.

http://www.spectrumhealthcare.co.uk/products/techsit-clean-room-chair/

Techsit E-Tech ESD Chair

Techsit E-Tech ESD (Electro Static Dissipative) Chair has been specially…

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Dates for your diary

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We have a busy few weeks coming up here at Spectrum Healthcare with three exhibitions we will be exhibiting at - we hope you can join us.

National Back Exchange Conference  - Hinkley Island Hotel, Hinkley 26th - 28th SeptemberCollege of Podiatry Conference - SECC in Glasgow 17th - 19th November. Occupational Therapy Show - NEC, Birmingham, 23rd - 24th November.

Contact us for more information on the events and products we will be showcasing.

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Redbacks Knee Pads - taking the strain so you can work without pain!

Redbacks Knee Pads - taking the strain so you can work without pain!

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Many trades, such as carpet fitting and gardening, call for workers to spend prolonged amounts of time kneeling to enable them to do their job. Over time, those who undertake these repetitive tasks may develop pain, swelling and stiffness in the knee joints and face a high risk of injuries such as meniscal cartilage lesion and tears and degenerative conditions such as osteoarthritis, due to general wear and tear of the soft tissue within the knee.

Acute damage to the knee does not just affect working conditions, but can also make it difficult to do simple everyday task such as…

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New sole distributor of Med Sled rescue products in UK & Ireland

New sole distributor of Med Sled rescue products in UK & Ireland

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Spectrum Healthcare (UK) Ltd is delighted to announce that we have been appointed the official sole distributors of Med Sled emergency evacuation devices, within the UK and Ireland, for ARC Products, LLC.

ARC Products, LLC, based in St. Louis, Missouri, is one of the top manufacturers of cost-effective evacuation solutions in the USA, developing products to support disaster preparedness and emergency evacuation to ensure that non-ambulatory individuals have a means of escape and can be transported to safety in emergency situations.

In the wake of disasters such as 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina, hospitals, schools and nursing homes across the USA started to…

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