Danaher Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call

Washington, D.C., September 23, 2011 - Danaher Corporation (NYSE:DHR) announced today that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call for the third quarter of 2011 on Thursday, October 20, 2011 beginning at 8:00 a.m. EDT and lasting approximately 1 hour.
The call and an accompanying slide presentation will be webcast on Danaher's website at www.danaher.com. You can access the webcast on the "Investors" section of Danaher's website, under the subheading "Investor Events".  A replay of the webcast will be available shortly after the conclusion of the presentation and will remain available until the next quarterly earnings call.
You can also access the conference call by dialing 800-967-7187 within the U.S. or 719-325-2339 outside the U.S. a few minutes before the 8:00 a.m. EDT start and telling the operator that you are dialing in for Danaher's earnings conference call (access code 4721216). A replay of the conference call will be available shortly after the conclusion of the call and through Thursday, October 27, 2011. You can access the replay by dialing 888-203-1112 within the U.S. or 719-457-0820 outside the U.S. with the access code 4721216.
Danaher's earnings press release, Form 10-Q for the 2011 third quarter, the webcast slides and other related presentation materials will be posted to the "Investors" section of Danaher's website under the subheading "Financial Information" beginning at 6:00 a.m. EDT on the date of the earnings call, and will remain available following the call.

Danaher is a science and technology leader that designs, manufactures, and markets innovative products and services to professional, medical, industrial, and commercial customers. Our premier brands are among the most highly recognized in each of the markets we serve. The Danaher Business System provides a foundation to our 59,000 associates around the world, serving customers in more than 125 countries. In 2010, we generated $12.8 billion of revenue. For more information please visit our website: www.danaher.com.

Please contact:
Matt McGrew
Vice President, Investor Relations
Danaher Corporation
2200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Suite 800W
Washington, D.C. 20037
Telephone: (202) 828-0850
Fax: (202) 828-0860