The following checklist represents safe handling practice and is designed to remind those transferring people with hoists points to consider. The list does not cover every individual circumstance and should be used as a guide.

Medaco - Hoisting health and safety checklist

Download the checklist to discover:

  • How to carry-out the risk assessments
  • How to choose the correct sling
  • Sling and Hoist Compatibility
  • Assessment guidelines for patients