Spineboard Immobilizes Large Accident Victims

PadLargeVictimsRescuePad accommodates larger accident victims because it is wider than other boards and has extremely rigid cross-sectional corrugation!  

Rescuers frequently complain that larger patients are difficult to transport on standard spineboards. RescuePad is engineered to accommodate heavy-set patients.

Not only is RescuePad Spineboard more rigid than competing boards but it is also is wider than traditional boards: 18 inches at the head end, tapering to 14 inches at the foot end and a full 74 inches long. 

Many patients are increasingly more obese

U.S. Obesity Trends
(Percent of population obese by state)

Obesity Trend Chart 1991

Obesity Trend Chart 2002