Health and Safe act work act 1974 Manual Handling Operation Regulation 1992 In my work experience

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Health and Safe act work act 1974 Manual Handling Operation Regulation 1992 In my work experience at Lee pharmacy they complied with this law by offering a chair stand when sorting out medicines and sorting items on the shelf. In case it is hard to reach the shelf when trying to sort items that are quite heavy to pick up to sort on the shelf by Just tip toe, the stand chair is much safer and its unlikely that the object will fall back at you. Food safety (General Food Hygiene) Regulations 1995 In my work experience placement, there was a little kitchen which had a fridge, sink, counters and a cupboard. However the place did not look very pleasant because the walls were not painted and looked old as it was clear that the old paint had…show more content…
The pharamacy then makes the order of the item which normaly comes after the maximum of two days. The pharmacist then makes a record of the quantity and checks the expiry date. I was not allowed to order the items but on the first day of my work experience I was taught how to check the quantity and expiry date of the items that was ordered. Data Protection Act 1998 This legislation is the main piece that governs the protection of an individual’s person data in the UK. In my work experience placement, they complied with this law by making sure theres a password to protect all computers and keep passwords safe so that the patients/client information are always kept secure so that they are not left unattended. At my work expérience placement they did not secure faxing because personal data was not allowed to be faxed except where there is no alternative And there is an overriding clinical need. Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) 2002 The control of substances hazardous to health (coshh) 2002 legislation In my work experience placement they complied with this legislation by making sure that there was a fire extinguisher. Care Minimum Standards The minimum standards legislation is issued by the department of health. A national minimum standards and regulation

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