Explain the difference between legislation, codes of
practice and work place policies.
A legislation is a law witch has been selected and
reinforced by a legislate or the government in power
at the moment in time where as a code of practice is
more of a standard law and also ensures the safety of
personal information, a work place policy is a policy
which is put in place by the owner or the person in
management of a small or large business
Out line the main provisions of health and safety
The main health and safety are legislations are
State the employers and employees health and safety
The main responsibility of the employer is to give the
correct training ,as an employee you must do the
training and put this in practice.
State the difference between a hazard and a risk.
The difference between a hazard and a risk is a
hazard is something that poses a threat but a risk is
something that you take like if you don't do
something properly it can be a risk because it can
somehow effect you later on ...eg a blocked exit
would be a hazard the risk would be to leave it there.
Another hazard would be a wet floor the risk would
be to leave it there and not to put out a wet floor
Describe hazards that may occur in a salon.
To block a fire exit
State the hazards witch need to be referred
State the purpose of personal protective
equipment used in a salon during different
State the importance of personal presentation
hygiene and conduct in maintaining health and safety
in the salon.
Hygiene is very important and you should dispose of
Disposable items such as non-metal toe spreaders
these cannot be disinfected, so make sure new ones
are used for each customer. Its also good to keep up
a high level of presentation but one of the most
important things in a salon is health and safety it is
also good to pick up eny spare items laying around
you should also pack away the equipment after using
it ... But not before washing it
State the importance of maintaining the
security of belongings.
Outline the principles of hygiene and
Describe the methods used in a salon to
Describe the effectiveness and limitations of
different infection and control techniques.
Describe how to dispose of different salon
Describe procedures for dealing with
Outline the correct use of fire fighting
equipment on different types of fires.
State the importance for reporting and