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Carry chair

From the Collection of Ambulance Museum Victoria 1/55 Barry Street Bayswater Victoria

Description
Red metal tracked chair with blue canvas seat.
Object Registration
AHSV2349
Historical information
Used in the 1980s and designed to facilitate the movement of patients down stairs and into ambulances. Item was not carried in ambulances and had to be delivered to incident site when required. Item was not a success and ambulance officers continued to use chairs to move patients down stairs. Source Chas Martin AHSV curator 7 November 2016
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM