How to Access Additional Support and Information Relating to Health and Safety

Additional Support within your Workplace Relating to Health and Safety

  • Line manager or other relevant manager
  • Health and Safety officers
  • Health and Safety Trade Union Representatives
  • The Health and Safety Executive
  • The Care Quality Commission
  • Health and Safety manuals, policies and procedures documents within the organisation
  • First aiders in the workplace

Additional Support External to your workplace Relating to Health and Safety

  • Training courses to give staff the skills and knowledge they need
  • Fire officers, local fire brigade
  • Local authorities e.g. in relation to environmental health
  • Reliable Internet sites e.g. those of regulators or trade unions
  • Manufacturers of the equipment and substances used
  • Risk assessors
  • Specialist workers e.g. OT’s and physiotherapists regarding moving, handling and positioning
  • Skills for Care, SCILS, SCIE

Use to answer question 13.1e of the Care Certificate

very proud to be working with...