merit criteria, the learner is able to:
explain potential hazards and the harm that may arise from each in a health or social care setting [IE2; IE3; IE4; CT3; SM3; EP4] outline how legislation, policies and procedures relating to health, safety and security influence health and social...
properly assessed before use to ensure it is suitable;
is maintained and stored properly;
is provided with instructions on how to use it safely; and
is used correctly by employees.
Anyone using Personal protective equipment should be made aware of why it is needed and how to use it properly...
materials are handled, stored and used safely
o provide adequate first aid facilities
o tell you about any potential hazards from the work I do, chemicals and other substances used by the organisation and give me information, instructions, training and supervision as needed
o make sure ventilation...
safety. Every piece of legislation describes not only clear guidance of responsibilities but also how should we maintain health and safety to eliminate risks for the people using social care settings. Let alone, Food hygiene regulation 2005, which explains the responsibilities, involves handling food...
first aid, mental health, child care, recreation and personal assistance services from
support to seniors and people with disabilities, to help with language translation.
10. Safety and Security
Care and shelter personnel must plan to operate shelter facilities in a manner that promotes...
suspected misconduct of a colleague in respect of care of a client
I must inform the client why the information needs to be passed on the others and that it is my responsability to do so.
4.4 Explainhow and when to seek advice about confidentiality
This will be outlined in :
In this assignment I will write about 13 legislations that relate to health, safety and security. I will write about these in detail and explain what they are and what they do. Legislations are written laws made by an official law making body such as Parliament.
Health and Safety at Work Act...
infection prevention and control and trained in hand
decontamination, the use of personal protective equipment, and the safe use
and disposal of sharps.
Educate residents and carers about:
the benefits of effective hand hygiene;
the correct techniques and timing of hand hygiene;
. Maintenance - questions
What are the basic management systems used in maintenance operations?
How do these systems help the maintenance department and operation to:
control costs, improve guest satisfaction, sustain the property’s image and safety, and
help other departments to operate efficiently?
provide comments and concernsabout delivery of administrative services within the Agricultural Research Service.
CARE Team Leader
CARE e-survey setup Steps
1) Email dates of Location Review to CARE Program Manager.
2) Log into Survey...
) or how the workforce is deployed; the safety culture of heath care
organizations, e.g. amount of vigilance related to detecting and redressing errors;
and management practices and leadership. As hospitals face an increasingly
complex list of challenges (e.g. aging population, cost...
meet National Minimum Standards, which are set by the Department of Health. The CQC only registers care homes to meet those standards:
• Health and safety
• Access to facilities
• Access to education and employment
• Quality of furnishing and fittings and
male teaching assistant it is important that you know who to go to for help if this situation does occur. If a teaching assistant has any concerns for the safety of the toilet and wash area or with pupils hygiene it is important you report it to the class teacher. This includes reporting any unsafe...
, land, and construction of facilities. We distributed nutritional and personalhygiene products worth INR 5 crores for immediate relief to the needy soon after the tsunami hit the region. Later, pursuant to a request from the Government of Tamil Nadu about the urgent need for housing the affected...
in the workplace, give the health and safety training need to do the job, provide workers with any equipment and protective clothing need to look after the person, washing facilities drinking water and toilets should be provide, provided first-aid facilities, report injuries, diseases and dangerous...
and their care needs. The GSCC code of practice declares you should not “Put yourself or other people at unnecessary risk”. You are responsible for following your employer’s workplace safety procedure correctly, reporting and problems with those procedures or equipmentused. In terms of infection...
occurs. When preparing food all surfaces and equipment should be clean and ready for use. You should follow good personalhygiene and cover any cuts with a blue plaster. There should be a separate sink for the sole purpose of hand washing in the kitchen. Always ensure food is cooked through out before...
, gloves) together with training on how to use it, where necessary. An employee is under a duty to take reasonable care for his/her own safety and to use any protective equipment supplied. The protective equipment should be provided free of charge to employees if it is intended for use at the workplace...
The activity of the daily living:
Maintaining a safe environment
Mental well being
Knowledge & understanding of condition