TÜV-certification for maximum security
For total security, the folding mechanism has a safety system. The Birdie and Birdie Compact are CE-certified in line with the Medical Device Directive 93/42/ECC. To ensure the hoists comply with EN ISO 10535 (the European standard for hoists), the hoists have been rigorously tested both by Invacare and the German TÜV institute, an accredited external body.
Long boom – high user comfort The client can easily be rotated and positioned. Reduced risk of injury to the knees.
Easy to fold and dismantle-Ease of transport and storage. No tools required when folding / unfolding or when dismantling the hoist.
Emergency stop, lowering and integrated charger-Manual or electric emergency lowering (compact version only electric lowering). Control box is supplied with a detachable or fixed battery
Clip on spreader bar– Easy to change the spreader bar – just twist the safety catch, press to open – and then detach/ attach the spreader bar.
Mounted spreader bar -allows correct and safe positioning of the spreader bar. A locking carabiner offers exceptional security.
2 point quick release spreader bars-Easy to attach and detach. Available widths: 45cm and 55cm.
Handle for leg spread -Handle can easily be attached to operate the manual leg spread.
Manual leg spread- Simply step on the pedal to adjust the leg spread.
Electrical leg spread-Available for Invacare Birdie models only.
spreader bars-Easy to attach and detach. Available widths: 45 cm and 55 cm.
Push bar and hand control Superior ergonomics for carers.
Castors100 mm castors (
Scale-If needed, a Homecare scale is available. Approved, according to medical standard EN 45501.