Unit 1 - Developing Effective Communication in Health and Social Caree

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Risk Assessment Evaluation
Risk Assessment Evaluation
Sanchia ShallouUnit 3 – M2 & D1RTG
Sanchia ShallouUnit 3 – M2 & D1RTG

Public transport
Assessment
The use of public transport is a convenient way for travelling with the trip to the cinema however it can pose some risk. The two main risks from traveling by bus are the stairs/steps and the flooring. The stairs are quite steep and if the bus is moving while anyone is trying to go up or down them then they could trip or fall and potentially injure themselves. If it is raining outside or there is a spillage of liquid inside the bus and the floor is wet then it could cause someone to slip and fall. Recommendations

Roads
Assessment
Crossing roads can be dangerous, especially ones that are large and busy. If little care is taken when crossing them someone could get hit or knocked down by a car which could result in serious/fatal injuries. If the roads have drain covers that are wet, someone could slip and fall on it which could potentially put them in serious danger as a car may be driving at a speed where they are not able to slow down in time to stop. Also any pothole or loose surfaces could cause someone to stumble and fall over. Recommendations

Ensure that everyone uses a safe crossing where provided for example zebra, pelican, puffin. Staff to take extra care with hearing visual and cerebral palsy people

Food poisoning
Assessment
Food that is served at the cinema could pose a risk of food poisoning. If food, especially meat is left out in the open for too long then it could start to grow bacteria. If food is cooked in the morning or afternoon and left all day without being sold for hours, it could cause someone to become ill as a result. The way that the food is stored and handled is also a risk because if it is not stored in the correct conditions and is handled in an unhygienic way such as with a person’s bare hands for example then it could be...
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