In-Situ Long Seat Sling

In-situ, full body, long seat sling with integral head support and padded roll on leg edge giving a reclined transfer position. Additional support options for waist and chest available. Can also be provided with additional hip tapes for extra support to the hip area. The long seat sling does not come with a commode aperture. Once the user has been transferred this sling can be left In-situ, subject to an appropriate risk assessment.

Available in two material types:

  • Silva-Superfine® PLUS - High performance fabric offering superior comfort  

  • Silva-Superfine with COOLMAX® fabric - COOLMAX fabric is designed to move moisture away from the body and enhance fabric drying rate thus keeping users feeling cool and dry 

  •  Parasilk fine, soft fabric allowing the sling to slide smoothly under the patient   


Wash at 71°C

Tumble dry low heat (max 50°C)


  • Transfer Type: Bathing, General transfer, Seated to supine, Supine to seated & Transfer from floor

  • Lift Type: Passive

  • Support Type: Head, Torso Optional: Chest support, Hip tapes and Waist support

  • Attachment Type: Loop fixing spreader bar

  • Sizing: Silva-Superfine PLUS = XSmall – Xlarge, Silva-Superfine with COOLMAX = XXSmall - Medium, Parasilk = XSmall – Xlarge 

  • Weight Limit: Silva-Superfine PLUS = 220kg & Silva-Superfine with COOLMAX = 64kg, Parasilk = 160kg