Using the Maxi 500™, one caregiver can safely and comfortably perform a wide range of everyday resident/patient transfers.

And more importantly, the caregiver can also lift them up if they have fallen to the floor without having to sit the resident/patient up first.

Technical information

Measurements and weights

Safe working load 227 kg (500 lbs)
Min lifting height 660 mm (25")
Max lifting height 1830 mm (72")
Height Of Chassis 110 Mm (4 3/8")
External with legs closed 635 mm (25")
Internal with legs open 910 mm (35 3/4")


Protection class (handset) IP 67
Protection class (lifter) IP X4


The Maxi 500 combines proven lifting technology with the latest standards in safety, security and comfort for resident/patient and caregiver alike.

Compatible with a full range of head and body support slings, the electrically operated Maxi 500 allows caregivers to give residents/patients their undivided attention during handling routines.

  • Safe working load 227 kg (500 lbs).
  • Powered lift, two detachable batteries and battery charger supplied with each Maxi 500.
  • Available with a 2 point spreader bar, or with a 4 point Dynamic Positioning System (DPS).
  • Slings are available in a range of different variants and sizes.
  • Handles are ergonomically placed.
  • Emergency stop and emergency lowering.
  • Ergonomic and durable handheld control unit.
  • Power base, operated via the handheld control unit.
  • Dual controls, allow caregiver to operate lift with or without handheld control unit.
  • Soft start/stop circuitry increases resident/patient comfort and cooperation.
  • Low friction castors, the rear two with brakes.
  • Weighing scale option available