Hsc 208 Essay

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Unit Answer sheet apprenticeship Unit 8 Contribute to health and safety in health and social care Qualification title and level Unit name and number Q no: Answer 1. 2. 3. (a) (b) Health and safety at work act. Control of substances hazardous to health regulations. Reporting of injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrences regulations. Manual handling operations regulations. Lifting operations and lifting equipment regulations. The health and safety (first aid) regulations. Management of health and safety at work regulations. Make the workplace a safe environment to work in and prevent any risks to health. Make sure all equipment is in good working order and regularly checked. Regularly do risk assessments so that they can minimise and identify any potential risk that could hard staff or service users. To make sure that I am safe at all times and I don’t put others at risk due to my actions. Make sure that we only do things that we are trained to do and the way that we have been trained to do so. Keep our training all up to date and make sure that we make note of any changes passed on by our manager. To make sure that all employees are health and safety trained and keeps them all up to date with any changes. Only let employees that are trained to do certain jobs do so. Make sure all equipment is in full working order and maintenance checks are kept up to date. Supply any personal protective clothing as needed. Make sure that the work place is a safe environment to work in. Make sure that emergency plans are set out and that staff know what to do. Prevent any risks to staff and service user’s health. Makes sure that we are informed of any hazards that could hurt us in regards to making sure that we are all coshh trained. (c) 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. Inform your employer if you are expected to drive and you are taking any
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