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Vtct assignment

  1. 1. Kelly's homework
  2. 2.  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
  3. 3.  Out line the main provisions of health and safety legislations.  The main health and safety are legislations are
  4. 4.  State the employers and employees health and safety responsibilities.  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.
  5. 5.  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 sign.
  6. 6.  Describe hazards that may occur in a salon.  To block a fire exit 
  7. 7.  State the hazards witch need to be referred to.
  8. 8.  State the purpose of personal protective equipment used in a salon during different services.
  9. 9.  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
  10. 10.  State the importance of maintaining the security of belongings.
  11. 11.  Outline the principles of hygiene and infection control.
  12. 12.  Describe the methods used in a salon to ensure hygiene.
  13. 13.  Describe the effectiveness and limitations of different infection and control techniques.
  14. 14.  Describe how to dispose of different salon waste.
  15. 15.  Describe procedures for dealing with emergencies.
  16. 16.  Outline the correct use of fire fighting equipment on different types of fires.
  17. 17.  State the importance for reporting and recording accidents.