TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER f: EMERGENCY SERVICES AND HIGHWAY SAFETY
PART 520 THE TREATMENT OF CHOKING VICTIMS
SECTION 520.20 DEFINITIONS
Section 520.20 Definitions
The following are terms frequently appearing in this Part:
"Act" – The Choke-Saving Methods Act (Ill. Rev. Stat. 1991, ch. 56½, pars 601 et seq.) [410 ILCS 10].
"Activate EMS System" – Contact the emergency medical resource in the community by the most effective method, such as phoning 911, the local fire department or rescue squad.
"Food Service Establishment" – Any fixed or mobile establishment serving food to the public for consumption on the premises. The term does not include establishments operated on a temporary basis by charitable or non-profit organizations. (Section 2 of the Act)
"Placards" – Posters that depict simple instructions in words and illustrations that are not offensive to restaurant patrons for the emergency care of choking victims.
(Source: Amended at 18 Ill. Reg. 15433, effective October 10, 1994)