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Junior Bed

A safe sleeping space for children and small adults which conforms to the latest paediatric bed standard BS EN 50637:2017

Why choose the Junior Bed?

  • The Junior bed provides a safe sleeping space for children and small adults.  
  • A wide range of padded accessories can provide added protection where the user is prone to involuntary movement.  
  • Perfect for community equipment services, this paediatric bed is easy to transport, install and recycle.
  • Conforms to children’s bed standard BS EN 50637:2017.

The Junior bed is available as standard and low entry

Key Features

  • A safe sleeping space with or without padded accessories
  • Wide range of accessories available
  • Ideal paediatric bed for community equipment services
  • Low entry and standard versions available

3 rail configuration

Gaps between the Junior bed’s triple side rails are less than the 6cm required by the children’s bed standards

Junior bed side rails

A safe platform with small gaps

Additional slats in the mattress platform are used to reduce the size of the gaps to comply with the standard

Junior Bed Mattress Platform

Extra height protection

An optional, extra side rail provides a total side height of 46cm from the mattress platform

Junior Bed Extra side rail

Safe by design

The Junior bed is designed to be safe for children without the need for additional padding and accessories which could not be accidentally removed by the client, or family members.  If you prescribe through community equipment services, you do not have to worry about padding and accessories being kept and re-issued with the paediatric bed.

Padded accessories

Our range of padding and accessories are not required in order for the bed to conform to the children’s bed standard.

Junior Bed Padding

Side Rail Covers

The 3-rail padded side cover with mesh spacing can be combined with padded head and footboard covers.

Solid side, foot & headboard covers

3 rail, solid padded side rail cover combined with bed and footboard covers.

Junior Bed Bumpers and Bubbles

Easy Click Side Rails

Easy Click Side Rails are fitted and removed quickly and easily without the use of tools making it simple for end users to add or remove side rails when needed.

A load bearing capability of 200kg means that a patient can safely use them for re-positioning themselves.

Available in wood or metal.


Junior Bed Junior Bed Low
Safe working load 185kg (29 stone) 175kg (27 stone)
Height range (standard) 40 – 80 cm 23 - 63 cm
Mattress platform 180 x 90 cm 180 x 90 cm
External length 198cm 198 cm
External width 101 cm 101 cm
Bed weight 92 - 97 kg 92 - 97 kg
Reverse Trendelenburg tilt 16° 16°
Back rest angle (max) 70° 70°
Height of side rail (from mattress platform) 38 cm 38 cm

Beds Standards & Conformity

The Junior Bed conforms to the current standard for nursing beds for children BS EN 50637:2017. All our beds have been tested well beyond the minimum requirements. Rather than performing self-certification, our beds are rigorously tested by Berlin Cert, an independent certification and notified body. This provides our customers with independent assurance that our beds will provide many years of safe and reliable service at a low total cost of ownership.

How to order

If you are interested in purchasing this product, please get in touch using this form, or by calling us directly on 0300 303 4790 or if you are calling from the Republic of Ireland 01 633 2020