9. Explain principles for moving and handling equipment and other objects safely (5.2)
10. Identify types of hazardoussubstances that may be found in the work setting (6.1)
11. Describe safe practices for:
– storing hazardoussubstances
– using hazardoussubstances
– disposing of...
using a sharps box for used needles; protecting the environment eg disposal of dangerous chemicals; minimising the spread of infection eg disposal of used dressings
7.1 Describe types of hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting.
7.2 Explain safe practices for...
substances that may be found in the socialcaresetting (6.6.1)
23. Describe safe practices for: (6.6.2)
a. storing hazardoussubstances
b. using hazardoussubstances
c. disposing of hazard substances
24. Outline procedures to be followed in the socialcaresetting to prevent: (7.7.1...
materials that may be found in the work setting
Identify hazardoussubstances and materials: COSHH regulations (2002)
include substances that are corrosive eg acid; irritant eg cleaning fluids;
toxic eg medicines; highly flammable eg solvents; dangerous to the
environment eg chemicals, clinical...
mistakes that causes injuries
- to be more comfortable for the individuals during the process
7.1 Identify hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting
- cleaning materials
7.2 Describe safe practices for:
- Storing hazardous...
health and safety in a health or socialcare work setting are: The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; Riddor 1995, COSHH (Control of SubstancesHazardous to Health); Manual Handling operations regulations 1992; Health And Safety (First aid regulations 1981); Fire protection (Workplace) Regulations 1997...
plan in response to a change in the person’s condition
Use appropriate manual handling techniques as taught
by physiotherapist and/or handling adviser.
6.1 Identify hazardoussubstances and materials that may
be found in the work setting
to prevent injury to you or anyone else, and the individual will feel comfortable knowing it is the safest option for them.
7. Know how to handle hazardoussubstances
8.21. Hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting:
* Cleaning materials
* Washing powder...
individual, self or others as a way of ensuring that move is comfortable for the individual
Know how to handle hazardoussubstances
Identify hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting Describe safe practices for: Storing hazardoussubstances Using...
equipment and other objects safely?
13. Identify hazardoussubstances and materials that may be found in the work setting?
14. Describe safe practices for:
disposing of hazardoussubstances and materials...
Understanding and abide by the preferences/ needs of the individual, allowing for active participation of the individual, reducing risk of harm to any person’s involved, providing comfort.
7.1 Identify hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting,
Cleaning products, clinical waste...
to a health and socialcaresetting to ensure the safety and care of service users is up to high standards.
Care Minimum Standards
What does this legislation do?
The Care Standards Act (2000) found National Minimum Standards for care services in 2003. There are different types of care...
Legislation that relates to general health and socialcaresetting are the Health and Safety Act, The Management of Health and Safety Work Regulations, Control of SubstancesHazardous to Health (COSHH), Manual Handling Operations Regulations, The Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous...
are documented in these for carers to have access to transfer them safely to prevent injury and further stress to that particular service user
Understand how to handle hazardoussubstances
7.1 Describe types of hazardoussubstances that may be found in the socialcaresetting
substances that may be found in the work setting
Some hazardoussubstances and materials that may be found in the workplace may include electrical equipment, hot water, chemical substances, medications etc, soiled linen, various detergents etc, needles and other residents and people...
literature before move the object.
Outcome 6 - Be able to handle hazardoussubstances and materials
6.1 | Describe types of hazardoussubstances that may
be found in the work setting |
Cleaning products, toiletries, medication, saliva, urine, sick, bacteria, faeces, coughs and flu type illnesses...