TITLE

Training, high standards can reduce copter risks

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;2009 Special Edition, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on how to reduce the risks and liabilities of medical helicopter accidents which made by Don Maciejewski, an aviation lawyer of Zisser Robison, in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
44105431

 

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