Evaluate the effectiveness of the recommended controls in reducing the incidents or harm or injury.
When I visited Mulgrave house I noticed a number of hazards which could have affected several people including residents at the home, members of staff and visitors to the home. In the risk assessment I also recommended some controls in an a attempt to reduce the risk of harm of injury for these people, but how effective were they really?
Wires trailing around the lounge area – At Mulgrave house there were wires, from electrical appliances such as the TV, trailing around the lounge area which posed a risk to the residents and any staff who were walking around the room. My recommendation was to keep the wires to the edges of the …show more content…
Uneven paving outside – The paving slabs leading up to the home were uneven and some of them were wobbly. This could be a hazard, especially for elderly residents, because they may not be able to lift