Health & Safety - Care Home (Mental Health over 18)
Health and Safety Training Policy and Procedure
This review has been undertaken with additional information and references. Links have also been provided to clarify the legal stance and business reasons for training.
Double Handed Hoist Policy and Procedure
New document to clarify double handed moving and handling within a care home with or without nursing.
Display Screen Equipment Policy and Procedure
New policy to meet requirements of legislation, best industry practice and stakeholder requirements. High business impact as new policy and needs to be embedded into practice.
Flooding Policy and Procedure
Policy updated into the new format and additional information added, including hyperlinks to key agencies on flood measures. This is an updated policy for residential services and a new addition for community services.
Hazard Reporting Policy and Procedure
This policy has been reviewed with additional information added and reformatted. This policy also has a new reference code, it was previously HS04.
Health & Safety Policy and Procedure
This policy and procedure has been updated with RIDDOR reporting requirements.
Serious Incident Notification Policy and Procedure
This policy has been updated to cross-reference the new Duty of Candour requirements.
Accident and Incident Reporting Policy and Procedure
This policy has been updated to cross-reference the new Duty of Candour requirements. The logs have also been amended slightly to be consistent with the logs in the Duty of Candour Policy.
Workplace Environment Policy and Procedure
This policy has been updated to include additional areas of the general working environment that should be managed in order to ensure compliance with legislation.
Risk Assessment Policy and Procedure
This policy has been updated with a new procedure flowchart to assist you with hazard identification and risk management.