Transferring People Safely

  • Transferring people safely (PDF 424kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: WSV542/04/03.10
    Industry: Community Services, Health Care Sector, 
    Category: Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Manual Handling, 
    Division Author: Public Sector & Community Services
    Current Version: 3.0
    Publication Date: 07 July 2009
    Date First Published: 19 June 2002
    Summary: This publication provides a practical guide to managing risk, including handling patients, residents and clients in health, aged care, rehabilitation and disability services. It has been specifically developed to help those working in health services to reduce the incidence and severity of injuries resulting from manual handling.