What it contains
This kit describes duties under health and safety law and gives an overview of controlling risks for some of the most hazardous tasks in this sector.
The kit compiles health and safety solutions for five hazardous tasks and also contains links to new online guidance, Lifting children in and out of cots and highchairs and helping them on and off change tables.
As well as links to guidance about lifting children, the kit provides solutions for:
- working at low levels
- moving equipment
- storing supplies and equipment
- using office areas
- maintaining indoor and outdoor areas
Using cots, highchairs and change tables in early learning workplaces
Community support services
Storing supplies and equipment in children's services
Moving equipment in children's services
Working at low levels in children's services
Maintaining indoor and outdoor areas in children's services