Mu2.4 Contribute to Children and Young People's Health and Safety

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MU 2.4 - Contribute to children and young people's health and safety

1.2 Identify the lines of responsibility and reporting for health and safety in the work setting

All health and safety issues are to be reported to Lynn Taylor. Lynn then ensures all staff are made aware of the issue and arranges for repair/removal as necessary.
All of the current Busy Bees staff are trained first aiders.
The Health and safety officer is Lynn Taylor. Lynn completes the yearly risk assessment, and all the staff are responsible for the daily and weekly assessments. Responsibility for reporting a risk is of all the staff, and for them to ensure Lynn is informed so she is able to arrange repair/removal as necessary.

1.3 Explain what risk assessment
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For any health emergencies, the setting leader would contact the correct emergency service on the mobile phone

4.1 Identify the signs and symptoms which may indicate that a child or young person is injured or unwell

Unable to join in normal activities, unusually quiet, telling the staff they are unwell or hurt, blood, holding a body part, vomiting, diarrhoea,

4.2 Identify circumstances when children or young people may need urgent medical attention

Fever 40degrees c or higher, continuous vomiting, seizure, rash that doesn’t disappear when pressed, unusual confusion, irregular breathing (unable to talk/cry), stomach ache resulting in child