Herida Berkshire


The Herida – Berkshire™ is the premium pressure reducing cushion within the entire seating range. Its slightly profiled appearance and high density visco elastic base, combined with a polyurethane type gel surface technology. Provides outstanding pressure reduction, whilst offering cooling properties to the skins surface area.

Available in a high frequency welded, polyurethane, multi stretch, vapour permeable cover and safe non-slip base as standard. However, a black “spacer” type material is available for use in wheelchairs as required. This product is applicable to multi-disciplinary environments.



  • Multi-stretch, vapour permeable cover material
    Aids infection control
  • Fully High Frequency welded
    Prevents fluid ingress
  • Fire retardant
    BS7176 (Certificates dated February 2016 & July 2016)
  • Specialist Gel & Visco Elastic Foam design combination
    Ensures the very highest level of comfort and pressure re-distribution is achieved
  • Gel interface surface
    Provides excellent cooling properties whilst aiding skins micro climate
  • Various sizes available
    Compatible with most standard seating systems
  • UK Manufactured product
    Provides total confidence to user via exceptional quality and workmanship
  • Clinically proven
    Giving peace of mind to nursing staff and patients alike


  • Risk Factor
    High to Very High Risk
  • Maximum Patient Weight:
    26 Stone or 165kg
  • Cushion Dimensions
    44 x 44 x 7.5cm as standard (other sizes available as special)
  • Cushion Weight
    Approximately 3 kgs
  • Foam Density
    Visco Base: 85kg/m³ (subject to model chosen)
  • Gel Surface Type
    Solid Polyurethane / Polyacrylamide
  • Cushion Cover Coating
    200 – 230g
  • Cushion Colour
    Purple top with blue base (also optional navy blue available)
  • Fire Retardancy Standards
    BS7176 (Certificates dated February 2016 & July 2016)
  • Warranty
    2 years

Additional information


Herida Healthcare

Manufacturer website