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Rescue Stretcher

The Jason’s Cradle® Rescue Stretcher offers an alternative to the standard unit for those vessels equipped with a suitable deck crane or davit. Often used by military and diving operators this option offers full body support and flexibility of use.

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JC002 – General Information

JC107 – SOLAS Type Approval

JC119 – Servicing Guidelines

JC121 – Rescue Procedure

Useful Information

The horizontal recovery position assists in stabilising the casualty’s blood pressure helping to minimise the potentially fatal effects of Circum Rescue Collapse. The design and construction of the Jason’s Cradle® Recovery Stretcher gives it a two-person lift capability. The Jason’s Cradle stretcher can be deployed in a wide range of freeboard heights and is used across the military and commercial sector.

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Jason’s Cradle® – Rescue Stretcher

Used by navies around the world as well as diving operators and the offshore sector the Jason’s Cradle Rescue Stretcher is proven to aid in the safe and speedy recovery of personnel in the preferred horizontal position.

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Product Details

Main Uses

Casualty Recovery, Body Recovery, Diver Support


Available in two standard sizes to suit operator requirements.

1MC-JCSTR009 – Length 1,580mm
1MC-JCSTR011 – Length 1,940mm

Technical Specification

  • Rungs: – Delrin 100T High Tensile Plastic
  • Centre/End Caps: – Polyethylene LDPE & HDPE
  • 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel Link Components
  • Stainless Steel Fasteners Used Throughout
  • SOLAS Certification
  • 1 tonne WLL Lifting Strops
  • Flotation Tubes
  • Tensile tested in excess of one metric tonne (2,205lbs)