Unit 3: Hazards In Health And Social Care

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p4 ASSESSME ENT TASK CO OVER PAGE STS Perfo ormance AQF/BT TEC course & & PC criteria 1.1‐1.5 Unit 3 : Health, safe ety, and security y in Health an nd Social Care. P1 Teacher Class Assessm ment event Portfoli io TASK 1 Date Week 5 Time 2 weeks s 11-J Total Mark Compet tent Not competent Due Date 20/10/13 e: ial Hazards in Health and S Social care Potenti Fill out the chart attached using t the scenario b below. Make sure to IDEN TIFY a minimum of 6 pote ential hazards s within this health a and social car re environme ent and the ha arm that may y arise. (P1) Scenari io: You are e visiting an e elderly grandp parent at a ca are home. Wh hen you arrive…show more content…
You prepare to leave your grandparent, own your way out of the care home you are walking down the corridor which is poorly lit, you also notice a pile of boxes blocking the only fire exit on the corridor. You bring this to the attention of a member of staff walking by who replies “that’s not my job, talk to the manager”. You go to the manager’s office and he makes a note of the concern, and says it will be looking into later. As you are passing the door to leave you see an electrician leaving at the same time as you. The electrician commented that he did not sign out as it is required, but he is running late, and nobody really implements the signing out policy any way. This was evident to you as you did not see any member of staff in the reception area as you exited the building. Type of Hazard Harm that may arise from Hazard The front door is wide open. Every one can get inside the care home. Maybe the people may go out . You walk in and straight to your grandparents' room . You are The visitors maybe don't know where they should go not questioned or challenged by any member of staff . and by mistake they go to the wrong room . The room is extremely cold…show more content…
The assistant nurse has finished with your grandparent he leaves the room without washing his hands. The person will get ill . The nurse should ware gloves and wash his hand so the Bactria are not transmitted to the body. You are walking down the corridor which is poorly lit. Negative effect on employees and the adult people. The workers will feel sluggish and tired . Poor lit can cause frequent and server headaches. You notice a pile of boxes blocking the only fire exit on the Fire exits must always be kept clear of obstruction corridor. for easy evacuation. Nurses complaining about patent saying all personal There must be consequences for those who details. shows personal information front of people. Maybe another person use the information
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