Unit 208 Understanding Health And Safety Essay
types of accident and sudden illness that may occur in a social care setting.
Accidents: Slips, Trips, Falls, Burns, Choking, misuse of equipment, etc...
Illnesses: strokes, Cardiac arrest, food poisoning, Allergies, influenza, flues/colds, bugs, asthma, seizures, convulsions, fainting.
3.2 Outline the procedures to be followed if an accident or sudden illness should occur.
If an accident or sudden illness should occur you must first inform your senior member of staff by either raising the alarm