The Advance patient hoist from Oxford signifies a real stride forward in patient lift design and performance. It uses the latest design and manufacturing technologies to ensure the Advance is the most functional and stylish hoist in its class today. Ergonomic Considerations: Making the device simple and safe to use. Injury Prevention Focus:Ensuring that we add features that facilitate safe transfer practice. Human Factors:Paying attention to the positioning of key interaction points such as handles and battery pack.