Patient lifting slings

Our comprehensive range of slings allows comfortable moving and handling in a variety of designs, materials and safe working loads. All Mackworth slings are colour-coded to make positioning and connection to a hoist as simple as possible.

Oak Universal Sling

The Oak Universal Sling is simple to use and supportive when you need it most.

The Mackworth Oak Universal Sling is a standard universal product made of the highest quality raw materials. As one of the best selling items within the Mackworth range, this general purpose sling naturally comes with the usual high standards expected by our specialist teams.

The sling is available with or without a shaped head section.

  • Color coded straps – the slings are height adjustable for multi-patient application
  • Various fabrics available – patient and environment specific
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing, when not in use
  • Modesty loop – protects patient dignity
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label – does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

Yew Universal Sling

The Mackworth Yew is a universal easy fit sling, which is shaped to provide separate leg supports, allowing a much easier application. 

This sling encourages good hip positioning, whilst providing total body support throughout the lifting procedure and is a great option for certain amputee patients. 

Our fabrics, cuts and sizes are developed to suit most patient demographics. Yew is easy to apply from both lying and sitting positions, and can be manufactured with a range of webbing heights or even our latest patented Dosec® clip technology.

  • Modesty loop – protects patient dignity
  • Dual-sided positioning handles – encourages ease of maneuverability
  • Color coded straps – the slings are height adjustable for multi-patient application
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label – does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing when not in use 
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

Hazel Classic Universal Sling

The Mackworth Hazel is a durable, classic universal sling pattern developed for general purpose transfers and bathing.

As this product can be cut perfectly to suit each patient, stability around the body and head provides support to those with even the most challenging disabilities.

Although this item is manufactured in our grey, fade resistant color scheme as standard, a variety of alternative, high-grade materials are also available.

  • Color coded straps or clips – height adjustable for multi-patient application
  • Dual-sided positioning handles  encourages ease of maneuverability
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing, when not in use
  • Modesty loop – protects patient dignity
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label – does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary 
  • 12-month warranty as standard

Willow Luxury Toilet Sling

The Mackworth Willow is a high quality, luxury toileting sling.

When selecting the best quality luxury toileting sling, then you need look no further than the Willow. Manufactured using the latest laser-guided needle technology to enhance strength, this product is available with or without head supports to work in conjunction with varying patient requirements.

The cleverly designed pattern facilitates toilet transfer procedures, while allowing ease of clothing removal. The Willow luxury toileting sling can be used in conjunction with most spreader bar hoists.

  • Color coded straps or clips – height adjustable for multi-patient application
  • Under-arm padding – provides patient comfort during transfer
  • Specialist toilet pattern – allows for easy clothing removal
  • Security belt – provides patient safety
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label – does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing, when not in use
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

Pine Hammock Sling

The Mackworth Pine is designed to work for multiple situations, and is particularly effective for amputee patients.

The sling is manufactured from a variety of high-grade materials and sizes to meet variable patient demographics. This item can also be cut as a specialist product, allowing toileting procedures as required.

A multitude of heights can be achieved with the Pine Hammock Sling, whilst ensuring transfer security throughout the complete lifting procedure.

  • Specialist pattern design  suitable for amputees
  • Option of patented Dosec® clip – provides total security and stability
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing, when not in use
  • Color coded straps or clips – height adjustable for multi- patient application
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label – does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

Beech Hammock Easy Fit Sling

The Beech Hammock sling is a preferable alternative to the universal sling where postural support is required.

The webbing design fits around the outside of both legs, providing discreet positioning. An aperture is also present, while preventing the patient from slipping during the procedure.

  • Color coded straps or clips – height adjustable for multi-patient application
  • Under-arm padding – provides patient comfort during transfer
  • Specialist toilet pattern – allows ease of clothing removal
  • Security belt – provides patient safety
  • Embroidered weight and serial number label  –does not wash out at high temperatures
  • Color coded binding – determines sling size by use of a neat boundary
  • Webbing pocket – allows tidy storage of webbing, when not in use
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

Elm Semi-Disposable Sling

The Mackworth Elm Sling is a semi-disposable sling, making it a great option when the risk of infection is high. 

The sling can be washed a maximum of 25 times at recommended temperatures. As a multi-use, semi-disposable sling, it is affordable and infection control friendly.

  • Color coded straps or clips
  • Launderable procedures label
  • Strong, sanforised, multiwash cotton
  • Infection control friendly for single or multi-patient use
  • Anti-corkscrew webbing
  • Color coded binding
  • Head section as standard
  • 12-month warranty as standard.

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