• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Explaining how legislation, police and procedures are used to promote health, safety and security.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

M1 Explaining how legislation, police and procedures are used to promote health, safety and security. The ways that the Health and Safety legislation are used to promote health, safety and security in the working environment is by ensuring that all workers and managers promote the health and safety legislation to provide protection for service providers and the public. Also, carry out and providing the workplace with risk assessments and making sure that workers are taking great care of themselves as well as the servicer users. Also, Health and Safety act promotes health, safety and security is by making sure that the work place is kept safe and without any risks taking place in working environment and provide clear information and training to employees so they have a good knowledge of keeping themselves and service user from harm. ...read more.

Middle

Information of service user should be maintain confidentiality and practiced moderately and legally. Control of Substance Hazardous to Health are used to promote health, safety and security in working environment by helping to protect people in the workplace against health risks from hazardous substances as cleaning chemicals, smoke, and waste products may occur from task service providers are doing. Fire procedures are used to promote health, safety and security in working environment by ensuring that the fire exist doors are always clear so it's easy for people to evacuated, every organization should have fire extinguisher to promote people to safe during any fire. In addition, to ensure that the organization carry out and prepare an emergency plan as appropriate; ensuring coordination of fire and security emergency planning such as bomb alerts which plans to maintain the safety of the service user. ...read more.

Conclusion

Also, supply firefighting equipment for service users to protect themselves in a fire. For example, I was able to witness the fire exits in my work experience was not clear and had other equipment such patients bed next to the first exits door. Manual handling policy are used to promote health, safety and security in working environment by ensuring that the object is light enough to lift, is stable and unlikely to shift or move for the service provider so it less likely to be severely injured and heavy or awkward loads should be moved using a handling aid so using this can help service providers and reduce the occurrence of back injury. Mechanical handling aids can reduce the risk of injury when used correctly. Even simple aids such as trolleys, sack trucks and wheelbarrows can be used to move items and reduce the likelihood of injury. ?? ?? ?? ?? ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Healthcare section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Healthcare essays

  1. In this assignment I am going to explain how legislation, policies and procedures are ...

    Children may not take it seriously and may think it's a game. Children may also be scared and frighten by the sound of the drill. Accident/incident policy and Data protection This legislation has many policies and procedures within the act that requires anyone who handles personal information to comply with a number of important principles.

  2. Using examples from work experience describe how policies and procedures promote health; safety and ...

    are free to come and go but is used for their protection from harm. All the internal doors are also fire doors that will close automatically if there is a power cut or if the fire alarm sounds. Doors to the kitchen, treatment room and laundry have locks on them that are accessed by a code.

  1. Health Safety and security

    Keys: 1. Strongly Agree 2. Agree 3. Disagree 4. Strongly disagree Survey #1 Questions Answers Please Circle Appropriately Do you think the park feels safe? No 1 2 3 (4) Do you think the park is clean enough? No 1 2 (3) 4 Would you prefer it if the park stayed open later Yes 1 (2)

  2. Legislation to Promote Health and Safety

    Their duty is to report incident, work-related deaths and disease, major injuries and dangerous happenings to the local council or the Health and Safety Executive ? HSE. These serious accidents are then investigated and ascertained as to why, where and how it is occurred.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work