Summary of this course:

All employers and any person who is self-employed are required to assess the risks in the workplace according to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), the Management of Health and Safety at Work regulations 1999 (risk assessment), CQC (England only) “Essential Standards of Quality and Safety” Regulation supporting evidence.

Assessment content:

  • Identification of the fire risks arising from or in connection with a GP practice, care home, veterinary practice or similar environments.
  • Identification of the location of staff, patients and visiting contractors at significant risk in case of fire in the practice or home.
  • Identification of arrangements that must be in place when patients, staff and visiting contractors are on site in the event of a fire.
  • Identification of current systems in place and whether current management is adequate and maintained.