For mental health environments, the ethos is to design and install innovative furniture which complements good practice guidance and safety by design. Helping to deliver therapeutic ‘hotel style’ environments for all client group risk levels which promote safety and comfort, aiding recovery and independence and creating contemporary spaces which break from traditional design standards.
Teal is part of The Senator Group – the largest manufacturer of commercial furniture and workplace solutions in the UK and the leading investor in Research, Development and Design. Teal delivers it’s capabilities through two integrated brands – Teal LifeCare and Teal HealthCare.
Teal LifeCare is a dedicated project management team, with innovative collections designed to meet the specific requirements of challenging behaviour, learning disabilities, mental health and dementia. Teal LifeCare offer a total solutions package – from concept through to fully installed furniture and furnishing schemes, including blinds and curtains with anti-ligature features.
Teal HealthCare is an award winning solutions based provider of innovative, high quality patient seating, ward furniture and specialist products for the healthcare sector. Today, Teal HealthCare is the largest supplier of ward and residential furniture to the NHS in England & Wales.
O’Connell & Squelch teamed up with Teal to design and produce their Solutions for Challenging Environments brochure which focuses on the sale of challenging behaviour furniture. Our tasks involved developed a series of icons and symbols which provides a quick reference visual guidance for specifications and uses throughout the brochure.
“Our goal was to source an agency with sound brand knowledge, excellent marketing insight and a clear understanding of current technologies. We found this in O’Connell & Squelch Ltd. The team are highly creative, resourceful and helpful and aren’t afraid to go that extra mile. Our new Solutions for Challenging Environments has been a huge success and we look forward to working with O’Connell & Squelch on many successful projects for time to come.”