Reply To: ACC Workshops @ Move It Again! 2018


Anne Maisey

1: What is your role/job title? Senior Moving and Handling Educator
2: What are the 3 main barriers you face when it comes to moving and handling people safely?
(1)Culture of always rushing, Takes too long
(2)Don’t always think from Patient’s perspective of implications of poor Moving and Handling experience
(3)Lack of appropriate equipment in some areas

3: Does your workplace, in your opinion, have a basic Moving & Handling programme? E.g. a policy that includes training and equipment and consideration of moving and handling in facility design? Yes

4: Would you like hear more about the initiatives from the Workplace Safety team? yes please