Easy Patient Transport

Dangers of musculoskeletal injuries

Patient transport can lead to musculoskeletal injuries development (1)


MSDs developed in US yearly (2)

038 %

of American nurses took time off because of back pain (3)

056 %

of American nurses reported musculoskeletal injuries (3)


Sprint 200 offers great solution for patient transport with or without motorised castor.

i-Drive Power® reduces the manpower needed for driving to a push of a button and can lead to up to 80% reduction in cost of transport-related MSDs(4). Thanks to Safety Sense sensors, it stops just as quickly when the hand is removed.
Without motorisation, the initial push forces are reduced by 77% compared to recommended norm(5).

Constant ergonomic posture

Thanks to innovative IV&Drive® concept, caregivers can push the stretcher from any height.

Ergonomic braking

Releasing or activating the brakes by pushing the foot lever down with clear visibility on brakes supports ergonomic working.


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(1) Vinstrup J, Jakobsen MD, Madeleine P, Andersen LL. Biomechanical load during patient transfer with assistive devices:Cross-sectional study. Ergonomics. 2020 Sep;63(9):1164-1174. doi: 10.1080/00140139.2020.1764113. Epub 200 May 21. PMID: 32362200.
(2) bog.nurserecruiter.com, Bureau of Labor Statistics, USA, 2020
(3) 2011 American Nurses Association, Health and Safety Survey; Available from: https://www.nursingworld.org/practice-policy/work-environment/health-safety/health-safety-survey/
(4) Armstrong DP, Ferron R, Taylor C, McLeod B, Fletcher S, MacPhee RS, Fischer SL. Implementing powered stretcher and load systems was a cost effective intervention to reduce the incidence rates of stret-cher related injuries in a paramedic service. Appl Ergon. 2017 Jul;62:34-42. doi: 10.1016/j.apergo.2017.02.009. Epub 2017 Feb 27. PMID: 28411738.
(5) White paper: Best practice for patient transport in Sprint 200 for reducing WRMSDs. Own testing, data upon request.