DASHO October 2006 Conference Call
Time: Eastern Time
Telephone Number (Bridge): 1-800-767-1750 - Access Code 15076#
Subject: Patient Lifting and Handling
Audience: All Employees, Union Representatives , Employee Health, Occupational Health, Industrial Hygienists, and Safety Officials
Objective: Provide Information concerning a critical safety topic
NOTE: The Office of Occupational Safety and Health has contacted officials of agencies and/or organizations for this conference call that can represent their agency/organization's and/or are expects in their field. However, verbal statements and/or paraphrased questions and answers (found at the bottom of this agenda), are informational and have not been cleared as policy in-of-themselves. Links have been provided to this call that allow agency/organizational polices to be viewed. Questions and answers are viewed on the intranet only.
Links to Information Concerning this Subject:
Congressional Bill 6182 - September 26, 2006 - ensures that safe lifting mechanical devices shall only be used by direct care registered nurses and other health care providers.
Questions and Answers: