Mountain Rescue Vacuum Mattress


Vacuum Mattress
The Snowsled Vacuum Mattress was developed for the Mountain Rescue Council of England and Wales (MREW) and first introduced during 1994. It was designed for the specific requirements of mountain rescue, to be very robust and easy to use. As of 1st June 2017 Aiguille have taken over production.  The bladder itself is protected by an outer cover with side flaps and carry handles.



  • Unrolled size: 2m x 1 m
  • Sac size: 80cm x 50cm x 26cm
  • Weight in sac: 7.8kg complete with pump
  • Push fit/easy release valve
  • 4 adjustable patient straps with side release buckles
  • 4 lifting handles on each side
  • Outer cover – 420D nylon
  • Inner bead bag – welded vinyl fabric
  • High density beads, separated into 15 compartments
  • Transparent A5 pocket for patient notes
  • High viz/easy identification valve cover
  • Vac mat instructions provided
  • Supplied with double action pump

Additional Information

Weight 6 kg
Dimensions 150 cm