Beyond Band-Aid Solutions: Dealing with Medical Emergencies In Your Library

Robertson, Guy
February 2007
Feliciter;2007, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p34
The author offers advice to librarians on how to deal with medical emergencies in libraries. Several causes of staff injuries include falls, inappropriate lifting techniques and broken metal shelves. The author points out that a first aid policy should require libraries to have properly trained first aid attendants on site during business hours.


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