Recent Guidance from the HSA on safe use of Patient Hoists and Slings

Patient hoists and slings are used in many healthcare establishments to assist in the moving and handling of patients and reduce the degree of manual handling required by the carer. This information sheet provides guidance for employers and employees in healthcare establishments on safety with mobile hoists and slings.

Read full Guidance on Safety with Mobile Patient Hoists and Slings in Healthcare Establishments (585 downloads ) information sheet.