Aid & International Development Forum - Amanda Barcock

Charles-Nielsen's Life-Bed is an inflatable mattress that combines a hygienic, comfortable sleeping surface with a barrier against hypothermia. Using innovative and patented technologies Life-Bed is a lightweight, waterproof, robust alternative to traditional sleeping mats and at only 280 grams anyone can carry it.  Life-Bed's multi-cell design is easily orally inflated in minutes and can be used on both wet and dry surfaces. Life-Bed is simple for humanitarian and aid agencies to distribute and are made from high-grade materials making them durable.  A long shelf life makes them the perfect solution for emergency preparedness and crisis intervention operations -an ideal first response solution when disaster strikes. 

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