Why could this be? How can he avoid getting ill when he cooks? 2. Sophie seems to catch every sniffle and sneeze that is going in the building. Why could this be? How can she avoid catching everything? 3. Andrew has caught head lice three times this year so far and is sure he is getting them from work, as each time he has caught them he has been doing overtime at another residential home. How could this be? What can he do to tackle this issue?
P a g e | 26 Activity 4A Estimated Time 45 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to raise WHS issues with designated persons according to organisational procedures. Activity Give an example of how you can adhere to your requirements at work, in terms of your WHS responsibilities. For each of the following, give an example of how you could meet these requirements: Work safely Wear PPE where required Follow safety procedures and requirements Not destroy or compromise equipment and resources provided to them Not interfere with safety equipment Not act in a way that compromises the safety of yourself, colleagues, clients and the public Report WHS issues / hazards, etc.
P a g e | 27 Identify three task or role-specific issues or concerns you could encounter and note who you would consult for help and why.
P a g e | 28 Activity 4B Estimated Time 20 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to participate in workplace safety meetings, inspections and consultative activities. Activity What types of inspection are carried out in your workplace? How are you expected to follow up on areas of concern?
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P a g e | 30 Activity 4C Estimated Time 30 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to contribute to the development and implementation of safe workplace policies and procedures in own work area. Activity This activity is about providing feedback to supervisors about hazards. What would you do if: You noticed that a hoist was broken? You noticed that water in the front porch was leaking into the hallway? You saw someone lifting something incorrectly? You identified that a resident had the flu? You thought a colleague might be intoxicated? You noticed that a door was hanging off its hinges? Who would you contact? And how?
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P a g e | 32 Activity 5A Estimated Time 20 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to identify ways to maintain currency of safe work practices in regards to workplace systems, equipment and processes in own work role. Activity Identify any equipment that poses a risk in your workplace. What safety measures and precautions are in place to limit the risks associated with this equipment?
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P a g e | 34 Activity 5B Estimated Time 15 Minutes Objective To provide you with an opportunity to reflect on own levels of stress and fatigue, and report to designated persons according to workplace procedures.
- Occupational safety and health