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Streamline Your Health & Safety Compliance with accuSafe

Are you struggling to keep up with the ever-evolving regulations while ensuring the health and safety of your patients and staff? At accuSafe, we understand the complexities of health and safety compliance within the healthcare sector and offer tailored solutions designed exclusively for organisations just like yours. Whether you operate hospitals, primary care centres, GP or dental practices, domiciliary services, or care or nursing homes, we’re here to lend our expertise and support.

We guarantee a successful outcome in the timescales advised or your money back!

Overwhelmed by Health and Safety Compliance Requirements?

Healthcare compliance can be overwhelming, with constant changes in regulations and the risk of fines or prosecution looming over your organisation. Generic solutions don’t cut it in such a specialised field, leaving you with uncertainty and sleepless nights.

Trust accuSafe to Navigate the Complexities

Here at accuSafe, we are dedicated specialists in delivering comprehensive health and safety consultancy and training services designed exclusively for the healthcare sector. Unlike generic providers, accuSafe offers highly specialised and proven solutions for health and safety compliance. With our NEBOSH-certified consultants, we bring extensive industry experience to the table, delivering timely, practical, and effective compliance strategies to your organisation. This ensures that you can focus on what matters most – caring for your patients.

Your Path to Compliance Begins Here

From preparing for CQC and HSE inspections to optimising your safety management systems and training programmes, we guide you every step of the way. In contrast to our competitors, we don’t just provide a laundry list of tasks. We pinpoint compliance gaps and work with you to close them, relieving you of overwhelm, compliance stress and headaches.

What sets us apart from our competition? No obligations, no pressure tactics, and no long-term contracts. Even if we’re not the perfect match for your organisation, rest assured, you’ll still walk away from our call with invaluable guidance, ready to implement within your organisation.

Our Risk-Free Money Back Guarantee

And the cherry on top? If your specific health and safety goals aren’t achieved within the agreed-upon timeframe outlined in your personalised action plan, we’ll refund your investment.

Prefer Packaged Solutions? Perhaps you’re already aware of where your organisation needs improvement and simply require a package equipped with the right tools for your compliance journey? Our INFORM and IMPLEMENT packages offer an array of advantages to our clients and could be precisely what you need. Explore the extensive benefits of these packages here.

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Is the threat of unlimited fines and prosecution keeping you awake at night?

Don’t worry, we will save you time, money, and stress when it comes to managing all elements of your organisation’s health and safety compliance.

1. It all starts with a chat

Ready to begin your journey toward a safer, compliant healthcare environment? Request a call back below to book your complimentary consultation. Our team will promptly reach out to schedule a convenient time.

2. Tell us about your organisation

During the consultation, we’ll explore your organisation’s specific health and safety compliance challenges, discuss any required assistance, and provide valuable insights to kickstart your compliance journey – all at no cost.

At the end of our call, you’ll grasp how accuSafe customises services for your needs, ensuring a seamless path to compliance.

3. Get a quote for the job

If you like our style then let us know that you’re ok with the proposed solutions and the price, and we start solving your health and safety headaches.

Read our latest blogs, guides and research

Explore our collection of complimentary guides, featuring expert advice, practical tips, and actionable insights tailored to address the common health and safety challenges encountered by healthcare organisations. All our resources are curated by the knowledgeable experts at accuSafe. Should you have any inquiries, feel free to get in touch.

Understanding the Importance of Safety Audits in Healthcare

Safety audits are a critical component of maintaining compliance and ensuring the highest standards of patient care and staff safety in healthcare settings. These audits assess the effectiveness of any existing health and safety management system, identifying both strengths and areas for improvement. Undertaking an effective audit requires a systematic

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Frequently Asked Questions

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You should primarily adhere to the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (HSWA) and specific regulations like the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. accuSafe also recommends that health and safety management systems are aligned with CQC requirements and key HSE guidance in order to avoid potentially awkward interactions should the CQC or HSE visit your facilities.

Regular health and safety training sessions should be conducted annually, with refresher courses as needed, in line with UK regulations. Developing an inhouse training matrix will help to identify mandatory training and allow the effective and timely delivery of refresher training for staff.

Ensure clear evacuation procedures, designate emergency roles according to the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, and conduct regular evacuation drills. Evacuation procedures should be included as part of staff induction training.

Ensure staff members and contractors undertake a display screen equipment (DSE) assessment of their workstation. Provide ergonomic equipment based on the findings from an assessment, follow DSE guidance from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), and promote regular breaks to comply with the Health and Safety (Display Screen Equipment) Regulations 1992. Repeat assessments following a long period of absence, where there are concerns or following an office move.

Yes, follow the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002 (COSHH) and guidelines from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) for suitable labelling and handling of hazardous substances.

Detailed records help identify trends and mitigate the potential for recurrence, improve safety processes, and demonstrate compliance during audits and inspections by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

Implement local infection control measures, adhere to advice on Health Building Notes (HBN) guidelines as communicated by your project team, and ensure staff are kept updated with project updates and timescales. HBN’s provide best practice guidance on the design and planning of new healthcare buildings and on the adaptation or extension of existing facilities.

To prevent sharps injuries:

  • Use safety-engineered devices.
  • Properly dispose of sharps in the designated containers provided.
  • Provide training to staff on safe handling and disposal techniques.
  • Encourage reporting of all related incidents for prompt action.
  • Regularly review and update sharps safety protocols within your organisation.

Preventing slips, trips, and falls requires:

  • Robust risk assessment and regular safety inspections and maintenance.
  • Adequate signage for wet floors or uneven surfaces.
  • Staff training on safe walking and proper footwear.
  • Cleaning staff training on slip prevention principles.
  • Use of cleaning materials appropriate for floor types.
  • Keeping walkways clear and well-lit in all areas.
  • Establishing a reporting system for prompt reporting of hazards and near misses.

Implementing and managing a violence and aggression reduction programme includes:

  • Developing clear policies and procedures.
  • Assessing risk in all areas where such activity may occur.
  • Providing training in conflict de-escalation.
  • Ensuring staff have access to security measures.
  • Implementing a reporting system for incidents and sharing learnings with staff.

Regularly reviewing and updating the programme based on feedback.

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