Safety

MacArthur or MacGyver: What constitutes a weapon?

Hospital Safety Insider, April 2, 2009

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The behavioral health unit in the hospital can be a potentially dangerous place for healthcare workers, and other patients. Patients can transform even commonplace equipment into a weapon.

Mac’s Safety Space blogger Steve MacArthur shares some of his advice to mitigate this safety issue, and comes up with a few “MacGyver-esque” ideas of his own.



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