Danaher Schedules Fourth Quarter Conference Call

Danaher Corporation announced today that its quarterly earnings conference call for the fourth quarter has been scheduled for Monday, January 26, 2009 beginning at 8:00 a.m. EST and lasting approximately one hour. The call will be simultaneously webcast via Danaher's website at www.danaher.com with an accompanying slide presentation.

Danaher's earnings press release for the fourth quarter and year-end 2008 will be available prior to the call on Danaher's website beginning at 6:00 a.m. EST. In addition, the supplemental financial and statistical information referenced in the conference call will be located in the "Investor Relations" section of Danaher's website prior to the call.

A replay of the call will be available on Danaher's website later that day. There will also be a replay of the call available by telephone through Friday, January 30, 2009 shortly after the conclusion of the live call. Those interested in participating on the audio call should contact Michelle Lowe at 202-828-0850 or via e-mail at michelle.lowe@danaher.com.

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SOURCE: Danaher Corporation

CONTACT: Andy Wilson, Vice President, Investor Relations of Danaher
Corporation, +1-202-828-0850, or Fax, +1-202-828-0860