Unit 11 M3 describe legislation and regulations, working strategies and procedures used in health and social care to reduce the risk of two types of abuse
The safeguarding Valuable Groups ACT
The Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006to to ensure that all individual who work with valuable people are safe by doing CBR Checks and check the on the barred list .This is to stop any person who possess a treat either they want work or volunteer with children or vulnerable adults and to bar unsuitable people from doing so. This act was created the Independent Safeguarding Authority, which vets and bars unsuitable people from working in health care services.
The Rehabilitation of offenders ACT
The Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 enables individual with criminal records , with some exceptions, to become ‘spent’ or passed over after a rehabilitation. This act is under review and may change. Enhanced criminal record checks show everything, even cautions, and employers in certain areas must request enhanced criminal records checks where people work with children and vulnerable adults